Health and Retirement Study
Research and Projects
Public Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Aging
Selected Recent PublicationsMcGarry, K, Marshall, S., and Skinner, J.. The Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditures at the End of Life. Explorations in the Economics of Aging David A. Wise, ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 
McGarry, K., Cutler, D., and Finkelstein, A. Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets. American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 98-2 (2008), 157-162. 
McGarry, K. Bianchi, S., Hotz, V.J., and Seltzer, J. Intergenerational Ties: Alternative Theories, Empirical Findings and Trends, and Remaining Challenges. In Booth, A., Crouter, Bianchi, A.S., & Seltzer, J. (Eds.). Caring and Exchange Within and Across Generations. New York : Russell Sage 2008 
McGarry, K. Inheritances and Bequests. In Durlauf, S. & Blume, L. (Eds.). The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics. MacMillian 2008. 
McGarry, K. and Finkelstein, A. Multiple Dimensions of Private Information: Evidence from the long-term care insurance market. The American Economic Review 96-4(2005), 938-958.