The retirement consumption conundrum: Evidence from a consumption survey
David S. Johnson,
Joseph Marchand (),
Timothy M. Smeeding and
Barbara Boyle Torrey
Economics Letters, 2008, vol. 99, issue 3, 482-485
Recent studies have shown that food consumption declines at retirement. We use broader definitions of consumption from the Consumer Expenditure Survey and find that the so-called retirement consumption puzzle is solved by using comprehensive consumption data.
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Working Paper: The Retirement Consumption Conundrum: Evidence from a Consumption Survey (2005)
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