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