LEE M. LOCKWOOD
Lee Lockwood is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Virginia Department of Economics and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). His main research fields are public finance and labor economics, with a special interest in the effects of government social insurance programs on behavior and welfare.
Published and Forthcoming Articles
April 2019 (with Ethan Lieber)
American Economic Review, 109(4): 1461-1485.
Online appendix. NBER working paper #24267
Featured by the American Economic Association.
Incidental Bequests and the Choice to Self-Insure Late-Life Risks
American Economic Review, 108(9): 2513-2550.
Online appendix. NBER working paper #20745
Winner of the 2019 TIAA Paul A. Samuelson Award.
Government Old-Age Support and Labor Supply: Evidence from the Old Age Assistance Program
August 2018 (with Daniel Fetter)
American Economic Review, 108(8): 2174-2211.
Online appendix. NBER working paper #22132
Featured in the NBER Digest, in the NBER Reporter, as the AEA Chart of the Week, and by the Institute for Policy Research
Bequest Motives and the Annuity Puzzle
Review of Economic Dynamics, 15(2): 226-243.
The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, 2018.
Geographic Variation in Health Care: The Role of Private Markets.
Spring 2010 (with Tomas Philipson, Seth Seabury, Darius Lakdawalla, and Dana Goldman)
Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 325-361.
Selected Work in Progress
Health Insurance Targeting
The Riskiness of Owning Versus Renting Housing
The Intergenerational Incidence of Government Old-Age Support: Evidence from the Early Social Security Era
Faculty Honor Roll, Northwestern Associated Student Government, 2015