R. Glenn Hubbard

Assessing the Effectiveness of Saving Incentives

Coauthor(s): Jonathan Skinner.

Examines the effectiveness of incentives to promote household saving in the United States. Individual retirement accounts; 401(k) plans; Cost-benefit approach to saving incentives; Welfare-theoretic approach to saving incentives.

Source: Journal of Economic Perspectives
Exact Citation:
Hubbard, R. Glenn, and Jonathan Skinner. "Assessing the Effectiveness of Saving Incentives." Journal of Economic Perspectives 10, no. 4 (Fall 1996): 73-90.
Volume: 10
Number: 4
Pages: 73-90
Date: Fall 1996