Cohort-Specific Measures of Lifetime Social Security Taxes and Benefits

@article{Leimer2007CohortSpecificMO,
  title={Cohort-Specific Measures of Lifetime Social Security Taxes and Benefits},
  author={D. Leimer},
  journal={Social Security},
  year={2007}
}
  • D. Leimer
  • Published 2007
  • Economics
  • Social Security
This paper develops estimates of lifetime money's worth and redistributional outcomes under the Old Age and Survivors Insurance (OASI) program for all past, present, and future birth cohorts affected by the program through the cohort born in 2100. The estimates presented in this study incorporate a comprehensive accounting of all OASI taxes and benefits and blend historical administrative data with tax and benefit projections. Projected taxes and benefits are consistent with the detailed… Expand
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