Long-term care insurance and annuities make a great amount of sense for people as they get older. So why aren’t they buying them? Economist Lee Lockwood explores the thorny issues.
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December 09, 2019
Barrett plans a future of teaching literature and film – with a transatlantic perspective – after studying at the universities of Oxford and Edinburgh.
December 06, 2019
The Board of Visitors reviewed the student housing expansion on Brandon Avenue, a proposed name for the new softball stadium and plans for expanding the University’s sustainability efforts.
December 04, 2019
Henrique Sosa wants to participate in the reconstruction of his native Venezuela through economic development policy. The next step in that journey will take him through China, where he will attend Tsinghua University as a Schwarzman Scholar.
December 03, 2019
What decisions would potential employees make if they could see their career path 10 to 15 years out? A UVA economist is part of a team crafting a model to show how various jobs are likely to turn out in the long run.
November 26, 2019
The University of Virginia and William & Mary plan to collaborate on sustainability and climate change initiatives, including a shared goal to become carbon-neutral by 2030.
November 24, 2019
The Maryland native will continue her academic and political work at Oxford University, where she will pursue master’s degrees in world literatures in English and in women’s studies.
November 21, 2019
Economist and public policy professor Christopher J. Ruhm is concerned that an almost exclusive focus on opioid deaths is diverting attention from the rising death toll from non-opioids.
November 20, 2019
Tyler Dean is using his experiences with the School of Continuing and Professional Studies to create a fire and life safety educator position within Albemarle County’s fire and rescue service.
November 04, 2019
The research of Eric Young and colleagues disputes the accepted theories on wealth disparities between black and white households.