Karlene Black

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  • Matthew S Chambers, Don E Schlagenhauf, Eric R Young, S Huebner, K Black
  • 2011
Retirement Research Consortium (RRC). The findings and conclusions expressed are solely those of the authors and do not represent the views of SSA, any agency of the federal government, was established in 1998 through a grant from the Social Security Administration. The Center's mission is to produce first-class research and forge a strong link between the(More)
  • Matthew S Chambers, Don E Schlagenhauf, Eric R Young, Andy Abel, Fernando Alvarez, Jesus Fernández-Villaverde +11 others
  • 2009
This paper explores life insurance holdings from a general equilibrium perspective. Drawing on the data explored in Chambers, Schlagenhauf, and Young (2003), we calibrate an overlapping generations lifecycle economy with incomplete asset markets to match facts regarding the uncertainty of income and demographics. We then estimate that life insurance(More)
Researchers argue that small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) play a pivotal role in national and regional economies. These companies play a major part in sustaining domestic and regional economic growth and are important agents for alleviating poverty in developing countries. It has been suggested that the use of Information Communication Technologies(More)
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