We thank the anonymous electricity company for their support of this project. We thank the team at Research Improving People’s Lives (RIPL) for technical, analytical, and project coordination support. This research was supported by the U.S. Social Security Administration through Grant RDR18000003 to the National Bureau of Economic Research as part of the SSA Retirement Research Consortium. The findings and conclusions expressed are solely those of the author(s) and do not represent the views of SSA, any agency of the Federal Government, or the NBER.
The Impact of Bill Receipt Timing Among Low-Income and Aged Households: New Evidence from Administrative Electricity Bill Data