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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 66 Citations 25,661 264 World Ranking 282 National Ranking 199

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Awards & Achievements

2005 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1992 - Fellows of the Econometric Society

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • Macroeconomics

Laurence J. Kotlikoff mainly focuses on Labour economics, Demographic economics, Consumption, Social security and Welfare. Within one scientific family, Laurence J. Kotlikoff focuses on topics pertaining to Capital accumulation under Labour economics, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Keynesian economics and Monetary economics. Her Demographic economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Developed country, Present value and General equilibrium theory.

As part of one scientific family, Laurence J. Kotlikoff deals mainly with the area of Consumption, narrowing it down to issues related to the Panel Study of Income Dynamics, and often Economic unit, Sample and Altruism. The concepts of her Social security study are interwoven with issues in Earnings, Standard of living, Government spending and Capital intensity. Her Public economics research incorporates themes from Incentive and Fiscal policy.

Her most cited work include:

  • Dynamic fiscal policy (1893 citations)
  • The Role of Intergenerational Transfers in Aggregate Capital Accumulation (721 citations)
  • The Family as an Incomplete Annuities Market (584 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Her main research concerns Labour economics, Social security, Consumption, Demographic economics and Government. Her study in Labour economics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Earnings, Tax reform, Pension and Value-added tax. The Social security study combines topics in areas such as Actuarial science, Life insurance, Public economics, Financial plan and Standard of living.

In her study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Consumption, Payroll tax and Overlapping generations model is strongly linked to Welfare. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Developed country, Economic growth and Demographic transition. Her Government research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Fiscal policy, Present value and Debt.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Labour economics (60.37%)
  • Social security (37.81%)
  • Consumption (35.72%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2009-2021)?

  • Labour economics (60.37%)
  • Overlapping generations model (16.43%)
  • Monetary economics (20.86%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Labour economics, Overlapping generations model, Monetary economics, Government and Welfare are her primary areas of study. Her Labour economics research includes elements of Corporate tax, Stylized fact, China, Earnings and Consumption. In her research, Medicaid and Incentive is intimately related to Social security, which falls under the overarching field of Earnings.

Laurence J. Kotlikoff has researched Overlapping generations model in several fields, including Natural resource economics, Externality, General equilibrium theory and Bond market. Her Monetary economics research focuses on subjects like Debt, which are linked to Present value. She has included themes like Market liquidity, Intermediation, Deposit insurance and Public good in her Government study.

Between 2009 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • Testing the Theory of Social Security and Life Cycle Accumulation (170 citations)
  • Jimmy Stewart Is Dead: Ending the World's Ongoing Financial Plague with Limited Purpose Banking (122 citations)
  • Privatizing Social Security at Home and Abroad (51 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • Macroeconomics

Her scientific interests lie mostly in Labour economics, Overlapping generations model, Debt, General equilibrium theory and Government. Her research integrates issues of Dreyfus model of skill acquisition, Tax reform, Depression, Consumption and Value-added tax in her study of Labour economics. Her work carried out in the field of Consumption brings together such families of science as Capital, Executive summary, Public economics, Rate of return and Welfare.

Her Overlapping generations model study incorporates themes from Equity premium puzzle, Econometrics, Equity and Bond market. Her research in General equilibrium theory intersects with topics in Productivity, Demographic transition, China and Market economy. Her work is dedicated to discovering how Government, Economic policy are connected with Budget constraint, Foreign-exchange reserves, Developing country and Social security and other disciplines.

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Best Publications

Dynamic fiscal policy

Alan J Auerbach;Laurence J Kotlikoff.
(1987)

4090 Citations

The Role of Intergenerational Transfers in Aggregate Capital Accumulation

Laurence J. Kotlikoff;Lawrence H. Summers.
Journal of Political Economy (1981)

1616 Citations

The Family as an Incomplete Annuities Market

Laurence J. Kotlikoff;Avia Spivak.
Journal of Political Economy (1981)

1104 Citations

Is the Extended Family Altruistically Linked? Direct Tests Using Micro Data

Joseph G. Altonji;Fumio Hayashi;Laurence J. Kotlikoff.
The American Economic Review (1992)

971 Citations

Generational Accounts - A Meaningful Alternative to Deficit Accounting

Alan J. Auerbach;Jagadeesh Gokhale;Laurence J. Kotlikoff.
Tax Policy and the Economy (1991)

953 Citations

Parental Altruism and Inter Vivos Transfers: Theory and Evidence

Joseph G. Altonji;Fumio Hayashi;Laurence J. Kotlikoff.
Journal of Political Economy (1997)

918 Citations

Generational Accounting: A Meaningful Way to Evaluate Fiscal Policy

Alan J. Auerbach;Jagadeesh Gokhale;Laurence J. Kotlikoff.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1994)

767 Citations

Simulating Fundamental Tax Reform in the United States

David Altig;Alan J. Auerbach;Laurence J. Kotlikoff;Kent A. Smetters.
The American Economic Review (2001)

716 Citations

Intergenerational Transfers and Savings

Laurence J. Kotlikoff.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1988)

648 Citations

Risk-sharing between and within families

Fumio Hayashi;Joseph Altonji;Laurence Kotlikoff.
Econometrica (1996)

470 Citations

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