Courtney Coile

Associate Professor, Wellesley College

Courtney C. Coile is an Associate Professor of Economics at Wellesley College and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). She earned her Ph.D. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her A.B. in Economics from Harvard University. Coile has served as a Consultant to the National Institute on Aging and the Social Security Administration, is the Editor of the NBER’s Bulletin on Aging and Health, and joins the Board of Editors of the Journal of Pension Economics and Finance in 2010.

Her research centers on issues in the economics of aging, particularly the economic determinants of retirement decisions. Some of her past projects have explored how financial incentives from Social Security and private pensions affect retirement, how couples make retirement decisions, and whether the stock market boom and bust of the last decade affected the labour supply of older workers. Her current research explores the effect of labour market conditions on retirement and the well-being of older workers.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey