Prof. Olivia S. Mitchell Presents at the 8th International Pension Research Association (IPRA) Conference

Wharton Professor Olivia S. Mitchell discussed her research on “How the Pandemic altered American’s Debt Burden and Retirement Readiness” at the 8th International Pension Research Association (IPRA) Conference, June 14, 2023.  This paper was co-authored with Annamaria Lusardi and Andrea Hasler of George Washington University and GFLEC.Read More

Older Women Live Longer, But With More Disability and Financial Challenges Than Men

The median debt-to-income ratio has risen dramatically in recent years for adults close to retirement age, and more women close to retirement plan to keep working longer, according to research by Annamaria Lusardi of the George Washington University, Wharton Prof. Olivia S. Mitchell, and Noemi Oggero of the University of Turin, cited in PRB. See Lusardi, Mitchell, and Oggero, “Debt and Financial Vulnerability on the Verge of Retirement” via NBER.Read More