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Homepage:https://marriottschool.byu.edu/brigitte-madrian
Postal address:Marriott School of Business 730A TNB Brigham Young University Provo, UT 84602
Workplace:Marriott School of Business, Brigham Young University, (more information at EDIRC)
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Working Papers

2019

  1. Active Choice, Implicit Defaults, and the Incentive to Choose
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Borrowing to Save? The Impact of Automatic Enrollment on Debt
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Behavioral Household Finance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2015

  1. Liquidity in Retirement Savings Systems: An International Comparison
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
    Chapter (2015)
  2. Self Control and Commitment: Can Decreasing the Liquidity of a Savings Account Increase Deposits?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2015) Downloads View citations (13)

2014

  1. Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (44)
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2014) Downloads View citations (43)

    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2014)
  2. Does Front-Loading Taxation Increase Savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) Introductions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2017)
    Chapter (2017)
  3. What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads

    See also Chapter (2012)
    Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2014)

2013

  1. Consumers’ Misunderstanding of Health Insurance
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Testimonials Do Not Convert Patients from Brand to Generic Medication
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. What Goes Up Must Come Down? Experimental Evidence on Intuitive Forecasting
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2013)
  4. Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Chapter (2014)

2012

  1. Financial Literacy, Financial Education and Economic Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2013)
  2. Following Through on Good Intentions: The Power of Planning Prompts
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2012) Downloads View citations (4)
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2012) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Matching Contributions and Savings Outcomes: A Behavioral Economics Perspective
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
  4. Simplification and Saving
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management (2008) Downloads View citations (4)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (11)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2013)

2011

  1. $100 Bills on the Sidewalk: Violations of No-Arbitrage in 401(k) Accounts
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Behavioral Economics Perspective on Public Sector Pension Plans
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads View citations (13)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (12)
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Pension Economics and Finance (2011)
  3. Consumer Financial Protection
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2011)
  4. Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk-Taking?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Financial Studies (2017)
  5. The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads

    See also Chapter (2011)
  6. The Effect of Providing Peer Information on Retirement Savings Decisions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Finance (2015)
  7. Using Implementation Intentions Prompts to Enhance Influenza Vaccination Rates
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (33)
    Also in Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (2011) Downloads View citations (12)

2010

  1. The Regulation of Consumer Financial Products: An Introductory Essay with Four Case Studies
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government (2010) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Why Does the Law of One Price Fail? An Experiment on Index Mutual Funds
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (74)
    Also in Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine (2008) Downloads View citations (5)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (19)
    Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management (2008) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Financial Studies (2010)

2009

  1. $100 Bills on the Sidewalk: Suboptimal Investment in 401(K) Plans
    Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2011)
  2. How Does Simplified Disclosure Affect Individuals' Mutual Fund Choices?
    Working Paper Series, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (6)
    Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management (2009) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Chapter (2011)
  3. Mental Accounting in Portfolio Choice: Evidence from a Flypaper Effect
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (29)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2007) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2009)
  4. Optimal Defaults and Active Decisions
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (129)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (25)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2009)
  5. Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Chapter (2009)
  6. Reinforcement Learning and Savings Behavior
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (54)
    Also in Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management (2009) Downloads View citations (53)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Finance (2009)

2008

  1. How Are Preferences Revealed?
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (80)
    Also in Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management (2008) Downloads View citations (76)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (76)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2008)
  2. The Flypaper Effect in Individual Investor Asset Allocation
    Yale School of Management Working Papers, Yale School of Management Downloads

2007

  1. The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Chapter (2010)

2006

  1. Early Decisions: A Regulatory Framework
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Savings Outcomes: Evidence from the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in CeRP Working Papers, Center for Research on Pensions and Welfare Policies, Turin (Italy) (2005) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Chapter (2009)
  3. The U.S. Health Care System and Labor Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Conference Series ; [Proceedings] (2005)

2004

  1. Consumption-Wealth Comovement of the Wrong Sign
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Employee Stock Purchase Plans
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in National Tax Journal (2004)
  3. Employees' Investment Decisions about Company Stock
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
  4. Plan Design and 401(k) Savings Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (38)
    See also Journal Article in National Tax Journal (2004)

2003

  1. Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Chapter (2005)

2002

  1. Defined Contribution Pensions: Plan Rules, Participant Decisions, and the Path of Least Resistance
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (50)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (46)
  2. For Better or For Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (42)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (66)

    See also Chapter (2004)
  3. Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Job Mobility: A Critical Review of the Literature
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (66)
    Also in JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research (2002) View citations (42)

2000

  1. The Power of Suggestion: Inertia in 401(k) Participation and Savings Behavior
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (87)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2001)

1999

  1. A Note on Longitudinally Matching Current Population Survey (CPS) Respondents
    NBER Technical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (74)

1998

  1. Health, Health Insurance and the Labor Market
    JCPR Working Papers, Northwestern University/University of Chicago Joint Center for Poverty Research View citations (114)
    See also Chapter (1999)
  2. Labor Market Responses to Rising Health Insurance Costs
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (23)

1996

  1. Labor Market Responses to Rising Health Insurance Costs: Evidence on Hours Worked
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in RAND Journal of Economics (1998)

1995

  1. Non-Employment and Health Insurance Coverage
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

1994

  1. Health Insurance Availability and the Retirement Decision
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1993) Downloads View citations (22)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1995)
  2. Limited Insurance Portability and Job Mobility: The Effects of Public Policy on Job-Lock
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1993) Downloads View citations (18)

1993

  1. Employment-Based Health Insurance and Job Mobility: Is There Evidence of Job-Lock?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1994)
  2. Health Insurance and Early Retirement: Evidence from the Availability of Continuation Coverage
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Chapter (1996)

Undated

  1. The Effect of Health Insurance on Transitions to Self Employment
    University of Chicago - Population Research Center, Chicago - Population Research Center View citations (11)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk Taking?
    Review of Financial Studies, 2017, 30, (6), 1971-2005 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Does front-loading taxation increase savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) introductions
    Journal of Public Economics, 2017, 151, (C), 84-95 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Chapter (2017)
    Working Paper (2014)

2015

  1. Liquidity in Retirement Savings Systems: An International Comparison
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (5), 420-25 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Chapter (2015)
    Working Paper (2015)
  2. The Effect of Providing Peer Information on Retirement Savings Decisions
    Journal of Finance, 2015, 70, (3), 1161-1201 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2014

  1. Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design
    Annual Review of Economics, 2014, 6, (1), 663-688 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. What makes annuitization more appealing?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2014, 116, (C), 2-16 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
    Chapter (2012)

2013

  1. Consumers’ misunderstanding of health insurance
    Journal of Health Economics, 2013, 32, (5), 850-862 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Financial Literacy, Financial Education, and Economic Outcomes
    Annual Review of Economics, 2013, 5, (1), 347-373 Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. Simplification and saving
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2013, 95, (C), 130-145 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  4. What Goes Up Must Come Down? Experimental Evidence on Intuitive Forecasting
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 570-74 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2011

  1. $100 Bills on the Sidewalk: Suboptimal Investment in 401(k) Plans
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93, (3), 748-763 Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Behavioral economics perspectives on public sector pension plans
    Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 2011, 10, (02), 315-336 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  3. Consumer Financial Protection
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2011, 25, (1), 91-114 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Why Does the Law of One Price Fail? An Experiment on Index Mutual Funds
    Review of Financial Studies, 2010, 23, (4), 1405-1432 Downloads View citations (75)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. Mental Accounting in Portfolio Choice: Evidence from a Flypaper Effect
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (5), 2085-95 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. Optimal Defaults and Active Decisions
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2009, 124, (4), 1639-1674 Downloads View citations (140)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Reinforcement Learning and Savings Behavior
    Journal of Finance, 2009, 64, (6), 2515-2534 Downloads View citations (56)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2008

  1. How are preferences revealed?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2008, 92, (8-9), 1787-1794 Downloads View citations (77)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2005

  1. Are Empowerment and Education Enough? Underdiversification in 401(k) Plans
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 2005, 36, (2), 151-214 Downloads View citations (19)
  2. The U.S. health care system and labor markets
    Conference Series ; [Proceedings], 2005, 50, (Jun), 137-163 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2004

  1. Employee Stock Purchase Plans
    National Tax Journal, 2004, 57, (2), 385-406 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. Plan Design and 401(K) Savings Outcomes
    National Tax Journal, 2004, 57, (2), 275-98 Downloads View citations (59)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2003

  1. Optimal Defaults
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (2), 180-185 Downloads View citations (63)

2001

  1. The Power of Suggestion: Inertia in 401(k) Participation and Savings Behavior
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2001, 116, (4), 1149-1187 Downloads View citations (414)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

1998

  1. Labor Market Responses to Rising Health Insurance Costs: Evidence on Hours Worked
    RAND Journal of Economics, 1998, 29, (3), 509-530 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1997

  1. Employment separation and health insurance coverage
    Journal of Public Economics, 1997, 66, (3), 349-382 Downloads View citations (37)

1995

  1. Health-Insurance Availability and the Retirement Decision
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (4), 938-48 Downloads View citations (65)
    See also Working Paper (1994)

1994

  1. Employment-Based Health Insurance and Job Mobility: Is there Evidence of Job-Lock?
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1994, 109, (1), 27-54 Downloads View citations (171)
    See also Working Paper (1993)
  2. Health Insurance and Job Mobility: The Effects of Public Policy on Job-Lock
    ILR Review, 1994, 48, (1), 86-102 Downloads View citations (45)
  3. The Effect of Health Insurance on Retirement
    Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1994, 25, (1), 181-252 Downloads View citations (40)

Edited books

2007

  1. Redefining Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare?
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (1)

Chapters

2017

  1. Does Front-Loading Taxation Increase Savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) Introductions
    A chapter in Personal Income Taxation and Household Behavior (TAPES), 2017 View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
    Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2017)

2015

  1. Comment on "What Determines End-of-Life Assets? A Retrospective View"
    A chapter in Insights in the Economics of Aging, 2015, pp 157-160 Downloads
  2. Liquidity in Retirement Savings Systems: An International Comparison
    A chapter in Insights in the Economics of Aging, 2015, pp 45-75 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
    Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
    A chapter in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging, 2014, pp 411-440 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
    A chapter in Retirement Benefits for State and Local Employees: Designing Pension Plans for the Twenty-First Century, 2012
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2014)
    Working Paper (2014)

2011

  1. How Does Simplified Disclosure Affect Individuals' Mutual Fund Choices?
    A chapter in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, 2011, pp 75-96 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  2. The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans
    A chapter in Investigations in the Economics of Aging, 2011, pp 145-172 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment
    A chapter in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, 2010, pp 311-327 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2009

  1. Comment on "Who Chooses Defined Contribution Plans?"
    A chapter in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, 2009, pp 162-165 Downloads
  2. Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment
    A chapter in Developments in the Economics of Aging, 2009, pp 57-82 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Saving Outcomes: Evidence from the United States
    A chapter in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, 2009, pp 167-195 Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults
    A chapter in Analyses in the Economics of Aging, 2005, pp 59-78 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2004

  1. For Better or for Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior
    A chapter in Perspectives on the Economics of Aging, 2004, pp 81-126 Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2002

  1. Defined Contribution Pensions: Plan Rules, Participant Choices, and the Path of Least Resistance
    A chapter in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 16, 2002, pp 67-114 Downloads View citations (57)

1999

  1. Health, health insurance and the labor market
    Chapter 50 in Handbook of Labor Economics, 1999, vol. 3, Part C, pp 3309-3416 Downloads View citations (205)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1998

  1. Does Medicare Eligibility Affect Retirement?
    A chapter in Inquiries in the Economics of Aging, 1998, pp 109-131 Downloads View citations (10)

1996

  1. Health Insurance and Early Retirement: Evidence from the Availability of Continuation Coverage
    A chapter in Advances in the Economics of Aging, 1996, pp 115-146 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (1993)

Editor

  1. The Review of Economics and Statistics
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