How much of the average retiree’s Social Security income is left after paying for medical care? How does health impact wealth in retirement? How much of a role can home equity play to provide security in old-age? These questions and many others were explored at the 19th annual Retirement Research Consortium Meeting, which was held […]
The aging of the U.S. population has many implications, including: the potential negative effects on the growth of the economy; the fiscal impact on the federal government’s entitlement programs; and the impact on housing and care provision for seniors.