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    • Motivated Beliefs and the Elderly's Compliance with COVID-19 Measures 

      von Siemens, Ferdinand (2021-01-26)
      Although the elderly are more vulnerable to COVID-19, the empirical evidence suggests that they do not behave more cautiously in the pandemic than younger individuals. This theoretical model argues that some individuals ...
    • Time Preferences over the Life Cycle 

      Kureishi, Wataru; Paule-Paludkiewicz, Hannah; Tsujiyama, Hitoshi; Wakabayashi, Midori (2020-02-01)
      We study whether and how time preferences change over the life cycle, exploiting representative long-term panel data. We estimate the age patterns of discount rates from age 25 to 80. In order to identify age effects, we ...