Date: Wednesday, June 16, 2021, from 8:45 AM to 12:30 PM

On June 16, in the morning, an online academic mini-conference on the economics of ageing took place as part of the “Montreal Series on the Economics of Ageing.”

Organizers: Bertrand Achou (Retirement and Savings Institute, HEC Montréal) and Tatyana Koreshkova (Concordia University, CIRANO and CIREQ)

8:45 – 8:50 : Introduction

8:50 – 9:25 : Naoki Aizawa (University of Wisconsin-Madison) “Dynamic Pricing Regulation and Welfare in Insurance Markets”

9:25 – 9:45 : Discussion : Karen Kopecky (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta); Sebastian Fleitas (University of Leuven)

9:45 – 9:55 : Questions

9:55 – 10:05 : Break

10:05 – 10:40 : Cormac O’Dea (Yale University), “Efficiency in Household Decision Making: Evidence from the Retirement Savings of US Couples”

10:40 – 11:00 : Discussion : John Bailey Jones (Federal Reserve of Richmond); Pierre-Carl Michaud (HEC Montréal)

11:00 – 11:10 : Questions

11:10 – 11:20 : Break

11:20 – 11:55 : Martin B. Hackmann (University of California Los Angeles), “Public Moral Hazard and the Incidence of Medicaid Spending”

11:55 – 12:15 : Discussion : Laura Lasio (McGill University); Corina Mommaerts (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

12:15 – 12:25 : Questions

12:25 – 12:30 : Conclusion

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