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Home Equity Extraction for Retirement Financing
Phang Sock Yong (2018) Policy Innovations for Affordable Housing in Singapore: From Colony to Global City | Download PDF
Retirement Adequacy of Mature Workers in Singapore
Rhema Vaithianathan, Stephen Hoskins (2018)
Partnership of research between Ong Teng Cheong Labour Leadership Institute and the Centre for Research on the Economics of Ageing (CREA) at Singapore Management University (SMU) | Download PDF
Singapore's LIFE program:  Actuarial Framework, Longevity Risk and Impact of Annuity Fund Return
Tse Yiu-Kuen, Koon-Shing Kwong, Wai-Sum Chan (2017) Singapore Economic Review | Download PDF 
Keywords: Life annuity, inflation risk, investment returns, longevity risk
Inference in Continuous Systems with Mildly Explosive Regressors
Jun Yu, Ye Chen, Peter C. B. Phillips (2017) Journal of Econometrics
Keywords: Cointegrated System; Explosive Process; Moderate Deviations from Unity; Double Asymptotics; Real Estate Market. | Download PDF
Enhancing Singapore’s Pension Scheme: A Blueprint for Further Flexibility
Tse Yiu-Kuen, Koon-Shing Kwong, Wai-Sum Chan (2017) Risks
Keywords: inflation risk; investment returns; life annuity; longevity risk; post-retirement benefits | Download PDF
Housing Policies in Singapore
Phang Sock Yong, Matthias Helble (2016) Research Collection School Of Economics
Keywords: housing, HDB, CPF, Singapore, housing policies, lease buyback scheme | Download PDF
New Methodology for Constructing Real Estate Price Indices Applied to the Singapore Residential Market
Jun Yu, Liang Jiang, Peter C.B. Phillips (2015) Journal of Banking & Finance
Keywords: Cooling measures; Explosive behavior; Hedonic models; Prediction; Real estate price index; Repeat sales | Download PDF
Singapore’s Housing Policies: Responding to the Challenges of Economic Transitions
Phang Sock Yong (2015) Singapore Economics Review. 60(3)
Keywords: Singapore, housing policies, housing finance | Download PDF

Working Paper (Accepted)

High-Frequency Internet Survey of a Probability Sample of Older Singaporeans: The Singapore Life Panel
Rhema Vaithianathan, Bryce Hool, Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder (2018) Singapore Economic Review, Special Edition on Economic Issues of Population Aging in Asia
Keywords: internet survey; probability-based internet panel; survey methodology; sampling techniques, population-representative samples; ageing | Download PDF
Semiparametric Maximum Likelihood Inference for Nonignorable Nonresponse with Callbacks
Zhong Guan, Denis H.Y.Leung, Jing Qin (2018) Scandinavian Journal of Statistics
Keywords: Auxiliary information, calibration estimation, followup, logistic regression, nonignorable nonresponse, paradata | Download PDF
The Effect of Non-Contributory Pensions on Labour Supply and Private Income Transfers: Evidence from Singapore
Chen Yanying, Yi Jin Tan (2018) IZA Journal of Labor Policy
Keywords: Non-contributory pensions, labour supply, private income transfers, crowding out | Download PDF

Working Paper (Submitted)

Consumption Responses to Income Shocks through Lottery Winning
Seonghoon Kim, Kanghyock Koh (2018) Review of Economics and Statistics
Income and Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from Singapore's First National Non-Contributory Pension
Chen Yanying, Yi Jin Tan (2018)
Keywords: subjective well-being, life satisfaction, health, income, non-contributory pension | Download PDF
Financial Knowledge and Portfolio Complexity in Singapore
Benedict Koh, Olivia S. Mitchell, and Susann Rohwedder (2017) The Journal of the Economics of Ageing (JEoA)
Keywords: Financial literacy, investment, household portfolios, pension, Singapore Central Provident Fund, retirement | Download PDF
Does Winning the Lottery Make People Happier?
Seonghoon Kim, Andrew Oswald (2017) Economic Journal
Keywords: life satisfaction, windfall gains, happiness, income
Deviance Information Criterion for Bayesian Model Selection: Justification and Variation
Jun Yu, Yong Li, Tao Zeng (2017) Research Collection School Of Economics
Keywords: AIC, DIC, Bayesian Predictive Distribution, Plug-in Predictive Distribution, Loss Function, Bayesian Model Comparison, Frequentist Risk | View Link
Monthly Spending Dynamics of the Elderly Following a Health Shock: Evidence from Singapore
Rhema Vaithianathan, Terence C. Cheng, Jing Li (2017) Health Economics | Download PDF
Keywords: health, health shocks, spending dynamics
A Bayesian Specification Test
Jun Yu,Yong Li, Tao Zeng (2015) Research Collection School Of Economics
Keywords: EM algorithm, Specification test, Latent variable models, Markov chain, Monte Carlo, Dynamic factor, DSGE, Stochastic volatility | Download PDF

Work in Progress

Welfare Consequences of Health Insurance Expansion on the Elderly: Evidence from Five-year Medisave Top-up Plan
Ya Sun 
Retirement-consumption Puzzle: A Theory and Evidence from Leisure Spending
Kyoung Jin Choi, Jungho Lee, Sunha Myong
An Endogenous Grid Method for Stochastic Control Problems
Jun Yu, Xiaobin Liu
Changes in Spending at Retirement
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Effect of the Silver Support Scheme on Consumption, Saving, Intra-Family Transfers, and Labour Supply of Low-Income Elderly
Yi Jin Tan, Chen Yanying, Jing Li
Impact of Health Shocks on Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from a Monthly Panel of Elderly Singaporeans
Deng Yuanyuan, Rhema Vaithianathan, Terence C. Cheng
Effects of Health Shocks on Material and Subjective Well-Being
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Effect of Health Risk on Portfolio Choice
Huang Naqun, Jing Li
Impact of Pioneer Generation Package on Economic Decisions
Yi Jin Tan, Chen Yanying, Jing Li
Financial Knowledge, Wealth, and Portfolio Complexity in Singapore
Olivia S. Mitchell, Benedict Koh, Susann Rohwedder
Financial Knowledge and Financial Mistakes
Benedict Koh, Olivia Mitchell, Susann Rohwedder, Joel Fung
Hilbert Regression Analysis of SLP Income and Consumption Data
Peter C.B. Phillips, Jiang Liang
Housing Equity and Household Consumption in Retirement: Evidence from the Singapore Life Panel
Phang Sock Yong, Jun Yu
Partial Identification Methods for Inference from Data Sets with Observations Missing due to Non-Response
Denis Leung
Effects of Unemployment on Material and Subjective Well-Being
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
The Measurement of Probability Numeracy in Singapore
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder, Peter Hudomiet
Economic Preparation for Retirement Adequacy
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Trends in Labour Force Participation & Retirement Expectations
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Spending and Spending Dynamics
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Wealth and Wealth Dynamics
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Differences in Mortality Expectations
Michael Hurd, Susann Rohwedder
Role of Trust in Financial Decision-Making
Olivia S. Mitchell, Benedict Koh
Gig Economy
Olivia S. Mitchell, Benedict Koh
Demographic Trends in Fast-Food Consumption
Rhema Vaithianathan, Stephen Hoskins
Health Affairs: Description of Singapore Health System
Rhema Vaithianathan, Terence C. Cheng
Composition of Housing Equity & Impact on Spending During Health Shocks
Jing Li
Modelling Equity-Release Schemes in the Singapore Context
Tse Yiu-Kuen, Koon-Shing Kwong
CPF Withdrawal at Age 55
The Role of the Retirement and Reemployment Act in the Singapore Labour Market