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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 78 Citations 40,758 383 World Ranking 149 National Ranking 112

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Finance
  • Pension
  • Macroeconomics

Her scientific interests lie mostly in Financial literacy, Actuarial science, Pension, Labour economics and Retirement planning. Her Financial literacy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Economic growth, Instrumental variable, Health and Retirement Study and Investment. Her work investigates the relationship between Investment and topics such as Portfolio that intersect with problems in Consumption and Equity.

In the field of Actuarial science, her study on Annuity, Life annuity and Longevity insurance overlaps with subjects such as Life expectancy. While the research belongs to areas of Pension, Olivia S. Mitchell spends her time largely on the problem of Social security, intersecting her research to questions surrounding Earnings, Demographic economics, Payroll and Bond. Her work in Retirement planning covers topics such as Investment decisions which are related to areas like Preparedness.

Her most cited work include:

  • Baby Boomer Retirement Security: The Roles of Planning, Financial Literacy, and Housing Wealth (1153 citations)
  • The economic importance of financial literacy: theory and evidence (1079 citations)
  • Financial Literacy and Retirement Preparedness: Evidence and Implications for Financial Education (794 citations)

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

Olivia S. Mitchell spends much of her time researching Pension, Actuarial science, Social security, Labour economics and Finance. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Investment strategy, Investment, Public sector and Public economics. Her Actuarial science research includes themes of Longevity risk and Portfolio.

Her Social security research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Lump sum, Demographic economics, Health and Retirement Study, Incentive and Earnings. Finance is represented through her Financial literacy and Diversification research. The concepts of her Financial literacy study are interwoven with issues in Economic growth, Financial plan, Debt and Retirement planning.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Pension (45.28%)
  • Actuarial science (44.04%)
  • Social security (32.12%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Financial literacy (24.46%)
  • Pension (45.28%)
  • Actuarial science (44.04%)

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

Her primary areas of study are Financial literacy, Pension, Actuarial science, Demographic economics and Social security. Her Financial literacy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Health and Retirement Study and Retirement planning. Olivia S. Mitchell interconnects Consumption, Equity, Investment and Portfolio in the investigation of issues within Pension.

Her Actuarial science research includes elements of Behavioral economics and Value. The various areas that she examines in her Demographic economics study include Earnings, Financial fragility and Debt. The study incorporates disciplines such as Payment, Lump sum, Retirement age and Labour economics in addition to Social security.

Between 2016 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • How Ordinary Consumers Make Complex Economic Decisions: Financial Literacy and Retirement Readiness (218 citations)
  • Optimal Financial Knowledge and Wealth Inequality. (138 citations)
  • Cognitive Constraints on Valuing Annuities (33 citations)

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

  • Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • Pension

Olivia S. Mitchell mainly focuses on Financial literacy, Actuarial science, Pension, Finance and Health and Retirement Study. The Financial literacy study combines topics in areas such as Preparedness, Financial market and Retirement planning. Her studies in Actuarial science integrate themes in fields like Social security, Risk aversion and Default.

Her Pension study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Behavioral economics, Labour economics, Equity and Portfolio. Her work on Financial plan and Diversification as part of general Finance study is frequently linked to Key and Imperfect, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of science. Her Health and Retirement Study research integrates issues from Long-term care insurance, Demographic economics and Debt.

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Best Publications

The economic importance of financial literacy: theory and evidence

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
Journal of Economic Literature (2014)

2940 Citations

Baby Boomer Retirement Security: The Roles of Planning, Financial Literacy, and Housing Wealth

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
Journal of Monetary Economics (2007)

2506 Citations

Financial Literacy among the Young

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell;Vilsa Curto.
Journal of Consumer Affairs (2010)

2007 Citations

Financial Literacy and Planning: Implications for Retirement Wellbeing

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
National Bureau of Economic Research (2011)

1998 Citations

Financial Literacy and Retirement Preparedness: Evidence and Implications for Financial Education

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
Business Economics (2007)

1867 Citations

Financial Literacy Around the World: An Overview

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S Mitchell.
Social Science Research Network (2011)

1624 Citations

Planning and Financial Literacy: How Do Women Fare?

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
The American Economic Review (2008)

1484 Citations

New Evidence on the Money's Worth of Individual Annuities

Olivia S. Mitchell;James M. Poterba;Mark J. Warshawsky;Jeffrey R. Brown.
The American Economic Review (1999)

1046 Citations

How Ordinary Consumers Make Complex Economic Decisions: Financial Literacy and Retirement Readiness

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
Quarterly Journal of Finance (2017)

882 Citations

Financial Literacy and Retirement Planning in the United States

Annamaria Lusardi;Olivia S. Mitchell.
Journal of Pension Economics & Finance (2011)

823 Citations

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