Thomas L. Steinmeier

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Contact Information

Department of Economics
259 Holden Hall
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas 79409-1014
Phone: 806.742.2201
Fax: 806.742.1137


PhD, Yale University, New Haven, CT
BS, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Research and Projects

Dr. Steinmeierís research is focused on the economic analysis of social security, pensions, retirement and saving

Selected Recent Publications

Gustman AL, Steinmeier TL. What People Don't Know About Their Pensions and Social Security: An Analysis Using Linked Data From the Health and Retirement Study. Public Policies and Private Pensions, William G. Gale, John B. Shoven and Mark J. Warshawsky, eds., Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution. [2003]

Gustman AL, Steinmeier TL. The Social Security Early Entitlement Age In A Structural Model of Retirement and Wealth. NBER Working Paper 9183. September 2002 [2002]

Gustman AL, Steinmeier TL. How Effective Is Redistribution Under the Social Security Benefit Formula?. Journal of Public Economics, 2001, 82(1): pp. 1-28 [2001]

Gustman AL, Steinmeier TL. Retirement in Dual Career Families: A Structural Model. Journal of Labor Economics, 2000, 18(3): pp. 503-545 [2000]

Gustman AL, Steinmeier TL. An Analysis of Pension Benefit Formulas, Pension Wealth and Incentives from Pensions. Research in Labor Economics, 1989, (10): pp. 53-106 [1989]

Gustman AL, Steinmeier TL. A Structural Retirement Model. Econometrica, 1986, 54(3): pp. 555-584 [1986]