Andrew A. Samwick

Sandra L. and Arthur L. Irving '72a
P'10 Professor of Economics; Director of the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center

Curriculum Vitae
322 Rockefeller
HB 6106
Mathematics and Social Sciences
A.B. Harvard College
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Selected Publications

"The Insurance Value of Financial Aid" (with William Zhou), Huntsman School of Business:Utah State University, April 2014.

“Donating the Voucher: An Alternative Tax Treatment of Private School Enrollment,” Forthcoming in Jeffrey Brown (ed.) Tax Policy and the Economy 27. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.

“The Design of Retirement Saving Programs in the Presence of Competing Consumption Needs,” National Tax Association Proceedings – 2010, 71 – 80.

“Changing Progressivity as a Means of Risk Protection in Investment-Based Social Security Reform,” in Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey Liebman, and David A. Wise (eds.) Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009, 299-327.

“Disability Risk and the Value of Disability Insurance.” in David M. Cutler and David A. Wise (eds.) Health at Older Ages: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Disability Among the Elderly. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008, 295-236. (with Amitabh Chandra)

Works in Progress

“The Welfare Cost of Perceived Policy Uncertainty: Evidence from Social Security”

“Means-Testing Federal Health Entitlement Benefits”