Session 22:
Economic Demography Issues of Disability and Disability Policy

Thursday, May 9
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
3rd Floor

Chair: Richard V. Burkhauser, Cornell University
Discussant: Andrew J. Houtenville, Cornell University
Discussant: David C. Stapleton, Cornell University

  1. The Poverty Status of Different Types of Multirecipient Households: Is SSI Fair to Married Couples?Melissa L. Koenig, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA); Kalman Rupp, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  2. Nonstandard Work Hours and Disability: A National ViewHarriet B. Presser, University of Maryland; Barbara Altman, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  3. A Long-Term View of Health Status, Disabilities, Mortality, and Participation in the Social Security Administration's Disability ProgramsKalman Rupp, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA); Paul Davies, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  4. Social Security Reform: Effects on Disabled BeneficiariesBarbara Smith, U.S. General Accounting Office (GAO)

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