Kathleen M. McGarry

Kathleen McGarry, Photograph
Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study

Contact Information

Department of Economics
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1477

Email: mcgarry@ucla.edu

Education

Ph.D., State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1992
B.S., State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1986

Research and Projects

Public Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Aging

Selected Recent Publications

McGarry K. Perceptions of Mortality: Individual Assessments of Longevity Risk . Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania; 2020.
Kelley AS, McGarry K, Bollens-Lund E, et al. Residential Setting and the Cumulative Financial Burden of Dementia in the 7 Years Before Death. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2020. doi:10.1111/jgs.16414.
Haider S, McGarry K. Postsecondary Schooling and Parental Resources: Evidence from the PSID and HRS. Education Finance and Policy. 2018;13(1):72-96. doi:10.1162/edfp_a_00219.
Fahle S, McGarry K, Goldin C, Katz LF. Labor Market Implications of Providing Family Care. In: Women Working Longer: Increased Employment at Older Ages. Women Working Longer: Increased Employment at Older Ages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press; 2018:157-178. doi:10.7208/chicago/9780226532646.001.0001.
Haider S, McGarry K. Parental Investments in College and Later Cash Transfers. Demography. 2018;55(5):1705-1725. doi:10.1007/s13524-018-0703-6.