Women Working Longer Conference

Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz, Organizers

May 21-22, 2016

Royal Sonesta Hotel

Conference Code of Conduct

Saturday, May 21
Claudia Goldin, Harvard University and NBER
Lawrence F. Katz, Harvard University and NBER

Women Working Longer: Facts and Some Explanations
Nicole Maestas, Harvard University and NBER

The Return to Work and Women’s Employment Decisions
Annamaria Lusardi, Stanford University and NBER
Olivia S. Mitchell, University of Pennsylvania and NBER

Older Women’s Labor Market Attachment, Retirement Planning, and Household Debt
Alexander M. Gelber, University of California, San Diego and NBER

The Role of Social Security Benefits in the Increase of Older Women’s Labor Force Participation: Evidence from the Notch Cohorts
Maria D. Fitzpatrick, Cornell University and NBER

Teaching, Teachers Pensions and Retirement across Recent Cohorts of College Graduate Women
Claudia Olivetti, Dartmouth College and NBER
Dana E. Rotz, Mathematica Policy Research

Changes in Marriage and Divorce as Drivers of Employment and Retirement of Older Women
Joanna Lahey, Texas A&M University and NBER

Why aren’t black women working longer?