Stephen P. Zeldes

Graduate School of Business
Columbia University
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NBER Program Affiliations: AG , AP , EFG , ME
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Columbia University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2020Cost Saving and the Freezing of Corporate Pension Plans
with Joshua D. Rauh, Irina Stefanescu: w27251

Published: Joshua D. Rauh & Irina Stefanescu & Stephen P. Zeldes, 2020. "Cost saving and the freezing of corporate pension plans," Journal of Public Economics, vol 188.

January 2020Should the Government be Paying Investment Fees on $3 Trillion of Tax-Deferred Retirement Assets?
with Mattia Landoni: w26700
January 2019Working Group Report: Household Finance
with Brigitte C. Madrian NBER Reporter 2018 number 4
November 2012What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w18575

Published: Beshears, John & Choi, James J. & Laibson, David & Madrian, Brigitte C. & Zeldes, Stephen P., 2014. "What makes annuitization more appealing?," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 116(C), pages 2-16. citation courtesy of

August 2012What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
with John Beshears, James Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Retirement Benefits for State and Local Employees: Designing Pension Plans for the Twenty-First Century, Robert Clark, Joshua Rauh, and Mark Duggan, editors
February 2010Market Valuation of Accrued Social Security Benefits
with John Geanokoplos
in Measuring and Managing Federal Financial Risk, Deborah Lucas, editor
July 2009Market Valuation of Accrued Social Security Benefits
with John Geanakoplos: w15170
June 2009Reforming Social Security with Progressive Personal Accounts
with John Geanakoplos
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
May 2008Reforming Social Security with Progressive Personal Accounts
with John Geanakoplos: w13979
September 2000Do the Rich Save More?
with Karen E. Dynan, Jonathan Skinner: w7906

Published: Dynan, Karen E., Jonathan Skinner and Stephen P. Zeldes. "Do The Rich Save More?," Journal of Political Economy, 2004, v112(2,Apr), 397-444. citation courtesy of

May 2000Social Security Money's Worth
with John Geanakoplos, Olivia S. Mitchell: w6722

Published: Prospects for Social Security Reform, edited by Olivia S. Mitchell, Robert J. Myers, and Howard Young, pp. 79-151, 1999. The Pesion Research Councilof the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Would a Privatized Social Security System Really Pay a Higher Rate of Return
with John Genakoplos, Olivia S. Mitchell: w6713

Published: Framing the Social Security Debate: Values, Politics, and Economics, Arnold, R. Douglas,Michael J. Graetz,and Alicia H. Munnell, eds., Brookings Institution Press, 1998, pp. 137-156.

March 1996"Social Security Privatization: A Structure for Analysis"
with Olivia S. Mitchell: w5512

Published: American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 86, no.2, pp. 363-367 May 1996 citation courtesy of

October 1994Precautionary Saving and Social Insurance
with R. Glenn Hubbard, Jonathan Skinner: w4884

Published: Journal of Political Economy 103(2), April 1995, pp. 360-399 citation courtesy of

November 1993The Importance of Precautionary Motives in Explaining Individual and Aggregate Saving
with R. Glenn Hubbard, Jonathan Skinner: w4516

Published: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 40 (June 1994)pp. 59-126 citation courtesy of

April 1993Dynamic Efficiency in the Gifts Economy
with Stephen A. O'Connell: w4318

Published: Journal of Monetary Economics, vol.31, no. 3, June 1993, p. 363-380 citation courtesy of

July 1990The Consumption of Stockholders and Non-Stockholders
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w3402

Published: Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 27, pp. 97-112, (1991). citation courtesy of

June 1989Consumption and Saving Behavior
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November 1988Production, Sales, and the Change in Inventories: An Identity That Doesn`t Add Up
with Jeffrey A. Miron: w2765

Published: "Production, Sales, and the Change in Inventories." From Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 31-51, (July 1989). citation courtesy of

August 1987Seasonality, Cost Shocks, and the Production Smoothing Model of Inventories
with Jeffrey A. Miron: w2360

Published: Econometrica, Vol. 56, No. 4, (July 1988). citation courtesy of

July 1984Ricardian Consumers With Keynesian Propensities
with Robert B. Barsky, N. Gregory Mankiw: w1400

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 76 (September 1986): 676-691. citation courtesy of

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