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

Li J, Skinner JS, McGarry K, et al. Declines in Wealth Among US Older Adults at Risk of Dementia. JAMA Neurology. Forthcoming. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2023.3216.
Gruber J, McGarry K. Long-term Care in the United States. Cambridge, MA: NBER; 2023. doi:10.3386/w31881.
McGarry K, Mitchell OS. Perceptions of Mortality: Individual assessment of longevity risk. In: New Models for Managing Longevity Risk: Public-Private Partnerships. New Models for Managing Longevity Risk: Public-Private Partnerships. Oxford University Press; 2022. doi:10.1093/oso/9780192859808.001.0001.
Kelley A, 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.
McGarry K. Perceptions of Mortality: Individual Assessments of Longevity Risk . Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania; 2020.