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August 31, 2015

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – August 31, 2015

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Readmission destination and risk of mortality after major surgery: an observational cohort study,” by Dr. Benjamin S. Brooke, Philip P. Goodney, Prof. Larry W. Kraiss, Daniel J. Gottlieb, Prof. Matthew H. Samore, and Prof. Samuel R. G. Finlayson (Vol. 386, No. 9996, August 29, 2015, p. 884-895).

www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(15)60087-3/abstract

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – August 31, 2015

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Are There Age-Related Differences in the Ability to Learn Configural Responses?” by Rachel Clark, Michael Freedberg, Eliot Hazeltine, and Michelle W. Voss (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0137260. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0137260, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0137260

CAAR – Nature Neuroscience Article Abstract – August 31, 2015

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Dynamic rewiring of neural circuits in the motor cortex in mouse models of Parkinson’s disease,” by Lili Guo, Huan Xiong, Jae-Ick Kim, Yu-Wei Wu, Rupa R. Lalchandani, Yuting Cui, Yu Shu, Tonghui Xu & Jun B. Ding (Vol. 18, No. 9, September 2015, p. 1299-1309).

www.nature.com/neuro/journal/v18/n9/abs/nn.4082.html

August 26, 2015

CAAR — US Social Security Administration Office of the Chief Actuary Memorandums, Notes, Study — August 26, 2015

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:47 pm

A. “Estimate of the Financial Effects on Social Security of H.R. 1811, the ‘Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act,’ legislation introduced on April 15, 2015 by Representative Ted Deutch” (May 29, 2015, .pdf format, 19p.).

www.socialsecurity.gov/OACT/solvency/TDeutch_20150529.pdf

B. “Estimate of the Financial Effects on Social Security of H.R. 2774, legislation introduced on June 15, 2015 by Representative Vern Buchanan” (Jun. 16, 2015, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.socialsecurity.gov/OACT/solvency/VBuchanan_20150616.pdf

C. “Analysis of the Effects on Social Security of the “One Social Security Act,” legislation introduced on July 22, 2015 by Representative Xavier Becerra” (Jul. 22, 2015, .pdf format, 2p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/solvency/XBecerra_20150722.pdf

D. “Estimate of the Financial Effects on Social Security of S. 1940, the ‘Safeguarding American Families and Expanding Social Security Act of 2015,’ legislation introduced on August 5, 2015 by Representative Brian Schatz” (Aug. 24, 2015, .pdf format, 19p.).

www.socialsecurity.gov/OACT/solvency/BSchatz_20150824.pdf

E. “Unfunded Obligation and Transition Costs for the OASDI Program,” by Jason Schultz and Daniel Nickerson (Actuarial Note 2015.1, July 2015, .pdf format, 7p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/ran1/an2015-1.pdf

F. “Unisex Life Expectancies at Birth and Age 65,” by Michael Morris, Felicitie Bell, and K. Mark Bye (Actuarial Note 2015.2, July 2015, .pdf format, 10p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/ran2/an2015-2.pdf

G. “Scaled Factors For Hypothetical Earnings Examples Under The: 2015 Trustees Report Assumptions,” by Michael Clingman and Kyle Burkhalter (Actuarial Note 2015.3, July 2015, .pdf format, 10p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/ran3/an2015-3.pdf

H. “A Disability and Death Table for Insured Workers Born in 1994,” by Johanna Maleh, Robert Baldwin, and Jason Schultz (Actuarial Note 2014.6, July 2015, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/ran6/an2014-6.pdf

I. “Disaggregation of the Long-Range Actuarial Balance for the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) Program Since 1983,” by Jason Schultz and Seung H. An (Actuarial Note 2015.8, July 2015, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/ran8/an2015-8.pdf

J. “Replacement Rates for Hypothetical Retired Workers,” by Michael Clingman, Kyle Burkhalter, and Chris Chaplain (Actuarial Note 2015.9, July 2015, .pdf format, 10p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/ran9/an2015-9.pdf

K. “Social Security Disability Insurance Program Worker Experience,” by Tim Zayatz (Actuarial Study 123, August 2015, .pdf format, 107p.).

www.ssa.gov/oact/NOTES/pdf_studies/study123.pdf

August 25, 2015

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – August 25, 2015

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A. “Limited Competition: Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, ADNI (U19),” (RFA-AG-16-019, a reissue of RFA-AG-04-005, National Institute on Aging, application deadline Oct. 27, 2015).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-16-019.html

B. “Exploratory Multi-site Palliative Care Research in Diverse Populations Utilizing the Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC) Group (R21),” (PAR-15-337, National Institute of Nursing Research, deadline for applications Nov. 30, 2015).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-337.html

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – August 25, 2015

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Note: Lancet requires free registration prior to providing access. “Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 301 acute and chronic diseases and injuries in 188 countries, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013,” (Vol. 386, No. 9995, August 22, 2015, p. 743-800).

www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2815%2960692-4/abstract

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Articles – August 25, 2015

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 314, No. 8, August 25, 2015). Check with your organizations information for availability.

jama.jamanetwork.com/issue.aspx?journalid=67&issueid=934323&direction=P

A. “Effect of a 24-Month Physical Activity Intervention vs Health Education on Cognitive Outcomes in Sedentary Older Adults: The LIFE Randomized Trial,” by Kaycee M. Sink, Mark A. Espeland, Cynthia M. Castro, Timothy Church, Ron Cohen, John A. Dodson, Jack Guralnik, Hugh C. Hendrie, Janine Jennings, Jeffery Katula, Oscar L. Lopez, Mary M. McDermott, Marco Pahor, Kieran F. Reid, Julia Rushing, Joe Verghese, Stephen Rapp, and Jeff D. Williamson, for the LIFE Study Investigators (p. 781-790).

B. “Effect of Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Lutein/Zeaxanthin, or Other Nutrient Supplementation on Cognitive Function: The AREDS2 Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Emily Y. Chew, Traci E. Clemons, Elvira Agrón, Lenore J. Launer, Francine Grodstein, and Paul S. Bernstein, for the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) Research Group (p. 791-801).

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – August 25, 2015

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “The Impact of Social Security Income on Cognitive Function at Older Ages,” by Padmaja Ayyagari and David Frisvold (w21484, August 2015, .pdf format, 42p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21484

B. “Family Spillovers of Long-Term Care Insurance,” by Norma B. Coe, Gopi Shah Goda, and Courtney Harold Van Houtven (w21483, August 2015, .pdf format, 23p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21483

C. “The Role of Time Preferences and Exponential-Growth Bias in Retirement Savings,” by Gopi Shah Goda, Matthew R. Levy, Colleen Flaherty Manchester, Aaron Sojourner, and Joshua Tasoff (w21482, August 2015, .pdf format, 93p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21482

D. “Can Policy Facilitate Partial Retirement? Evidence from Germany,” by Peter Berg, Mary K. Hamman, Matthew Piszczek, and Christopher J. Ruhm (w21478, August 2015, .pdf format, 47p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21478

E. “Self Control and Commitment: Can Decreasing the Liquidity of a Savings Account Increase Deposits?” by John Beshears, James J. Choi, Christopher Harris, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, and Jung Sakong (w21474, August 2015, .pdf format, 53p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21474

CAAR – European Parliamentary Research Service Brief – August 25, 2015

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The silver economy: Opportunities from ageing,” by David Eatock (July 2015, .pdf format, 8p.).

epthinktank.eu/2015/07/16/the-silver-economy-opportunities-from-ageing/

CAAR – Tables of Contents – August 25, 2015

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Age and Ageing (Vol. 44, No. 5, September 2015).

ageing.oxfordjournals.org/content/44/5.toc

Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue canadienne du vieillissement (Vol. 34, No. 3, September 2015).

journals.cambridge.org/action/displayIssue?decade=2010&jid=CJG&volumeId=34&issueId=03&iid=9915307

August 24, 2015

CAAR — US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunity — August 24, 2015

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: , — admin @ 4:53 pm

Limited Competition: Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, ADNI (U19) (RFA-AG-16-019, application due date is Oct. 27, 2015). For more information see:

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-16-019.html

CAAR — US Social Security Administration Periodical Updates — August 24, 2015

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A. International Update, August 2015 (August 2015, HTML and .pdf format, 2p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/progdesc/intl_update/2015-08/index.html

B. Monthly Statistical Snapshot, July 2015 (August 2015, HTML and .pdf format, 3p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/quickfacts/stat_snapshot/2015-07.html

C. SSI Monthly Statistics, July 2015 (August 2015, HTML and .pdf format).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_monthly/2015-07/index.html

August 20, 2015

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Decision Memorandum – August 20, 2015

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Final Scope of Benefit NCD: Speech Generating Devices,” (July 2015).

www.cms.gov/medicare-coverage-database/details/medicare-coverage-document-details.aspx

CAAR – Ready for Ageing Alliance [UK] Report – August 20, 2015

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The Myth of the Baby Boomer,” by David Sinclair (August 2015, .pdf format, 10p.).

www.independentage.org/media/1098261/RFA-MYTH-OF-BABY-BOOMER.pdf

CAAR – Health and Retirement Study Data Release – August 20, 2015

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The University of Michigan Institute for Social Research Health and Retirement Study has announced the release of the following restricted data file updates:

Restricted Data Updates: Deceased Spouse Benefits, Detail Earnings, and Summary Earnings Data

hrsonline.isr.umich.edu/index.php?p=shownews3x1&hfyle=news402

Restricted Data Updates: Form 831 Disability Applications; Supplemental Security Income

hrsonline.isr.umich.edu/index.php?p=shownews3x1&hfyle=news403

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report – August 20, 2015

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Australia’s Welfare 2015,” (August 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 500p.).

www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=60129552015

CAAR – Tables of Contents – August 20, 2015

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Ageing International (Vol. 40, No. 3, September 2015).

link.springer.com/journal/12126/40/3/page/1

Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association (Vol. 11, No. 8, August 2015).

www.alzheimersanddementia.com/current

International Journal of Aging and Human Development (Vol. 80, No. 3, March 2015).

ahd.sagepub.com/content/80/3.toc

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 63, No. 8, August 2015).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.2015.63.issue-8/issuetoc

Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology (Vol. 30, No. 3, September 2015).

link.springer.com/journal/10823/30/3/page/1

Journals of Gerontology (B): Psychological Sciences (Vol. 70B, No. 5, September 2015).

psychsocgerontology.oxfordjournals.org/content/70/5.toc

August 19, 2015

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Brief – August 19, 2015

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Percentage of Adults Aged 65 and Over With Osteoporosis or Low Bone Mass at the Femur Neck or Lumbar Spine: United States, 2005–2010,” by Anne C. Looker and Steven M. Frenk (Health E-Stat, August 2015, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/hestat/osteoporsis/osteoporosis2005_2010.htm

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – August 19, 2015

A. “Sodium Intake and Socioeconomic Status as Risk Factors for Development of Age-Related Cataracts: The Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey,” by Jeong Hun Bae, Doo Sup Shin, Sung Chul Lee, and In Cheol Hwang (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0136218. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0136218, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0136218

B. “Medication Underuse in Aging Outpatients with Cardiovascular Disease: Prevalence, Determinants, and Outcomes in a Prospective Cohort Study,” by Andreas D. Meid, Renate Quinzler, Julia Freigofas, Kai-Uwe Saum, Ben Schöttker, Bernd Holleczek, Dirk Heider, Hans-Helmut König, Hermann Brenner, and Walter E. Haefeli (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0136339. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0136339, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0136339

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – August 19, 2015

Pleiotropic age-dependent effects of mitochondrial dysfunction on epidermal stem cells,” by Michael C. Velarde, Marco Demaria, Simon Melov, and Judith Campisi (Vol. 112, No. 33, August 18, 2015, p. 10407–10412).

www.pnas.org/content/112/33/10407.abstract.html?etoc

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – August 19, 2015

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Contributions to Defined Contribution Pension Plans,” by James J. Choi (w21467, August 2015, .pdf format, 28p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21467

B. “Employee Financial Literacy and Retirement Plan Behavior: A Case Study,” by Robert Clark, Annamaria Lusardi, Olivia S. Mitchell (w21461, August 2015, .pdf format, 19p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21461

CAAR – Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany] Working Papers – August 19, 2015

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A. “Getting Grey Hairs in the Labour Market: An Alternative Experiment on Age Discrimination,” by Stijn Baert, Jennifer Norga, Yannick Thuy, and Marieke Van Hecke (Discussion Paper No. 9289, August 2015, .pdf format, 34p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/en/webcontent/publications/papers/viewAbstract?dp_id=9289

B. “Can Policy Facilitate Partial Retirement? Evidence from Germany,” by Peter B. Berg, Mary K. Hamman, Matthew Piszczek, and Christopher J. Ruhm (Discussion Paper No. 9266, August 2015, .pdf format, 47p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/en/webcontent/publications/papers/viewAbstract?dp_id=9266

August 14, 2015

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation Report – August 14, 2015

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Predictors of Job Satisfaction and Intent to Leave among Home Health Workers: An Analysis of the National Home Health Aide Survey,” by Jess Wilhelm, Natasha Bryant, Janet P. Sutton, and Robyn Stone (January 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 36p.).

aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/Reports/2015/JobSatPre.cfm

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunity – August 14, 2015

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 5:00 pm

Short-term Measurements of Improved Physical and Molecular Resilience in Pre-clinical Models (R01),” (RFA-AG-16-006, National Institute on Aging, deadline for applications is Nov. 4, 2015).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-16-006.html

CAAR – UK Department of Health Report – August 14, 2015

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:56 pm

One Chance to Get it Right: One Year On Report,” (August 2015, .pdf format, 58p.).

www.gov.uk/government/publications/improvements-to-care-in-the-last-days-and-hours-of-life

CAAR – HelpAge International Report – August 14, 2015

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:55 pm

Minimum Standards for Age and Disability Inclusion in Humanitarian Action,” (August 2015, .pdf format, 68p.).

www.helpage.org/download/55cc741a169c8

CAAR – Table of Contents – August 14, 2015

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Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 70A, No. 9, September 2015).

biomedgerontology.oxfordjournals.org/content/70/9.toc

August 13, 2015

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – August 13, 2015

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Influence of Dopaminergic Medication on Conditioned Pain Modulation in Parkinson’s Disease Patients,” by Wiebke Grashorn, Odette Schunke, Carsten Buhmann, Katarina Forkmann, Sabrina Diedrich, Katharina Wesemann, and Ulrike Bingel (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0135287. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0135287, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0135287

CAAR – Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland (CARDI) Funding Opportunities – August 13, 2015

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A. “HSC R&D Doctoral Fellowship Scheme,” (deadline for applications Oct. 14, 2015).

www.cardi.ie/news/hscrddoctoralfellowshipschemeopen

B. “HSC R&D Knowledge Exchange Award Scheme,” (deadline for applications Sept. 16, 2015).

www.cardi.ie/news/hscrdknowledgeexchangeawardscheme

CAAR – Table of Contents – August 13, 2015

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: — admin @ 4:50 pm

Journal of Applied Gerontology (Vol. 34, No. 6, September 2015).

jag.sagepub.com/content/34/6.toc

August 12, 2015

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunity – August 12, 2015

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 5:03 pm

Administrative Supplements for Research on Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (Admin Supp),” (PA-15-329, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadline for applications Nov. 30, 2015).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-15-329.html

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Briefs – August 12, 2015

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A. “Are 401(k) Investment Menus Set Solely for Plan Participants?” by Veronika K. Pool, Clemens Sialm and Irina Stefanescu (IB No. 15-13, August 2015, .pdf format, 7p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/are-401k-investment-menus-set-solely-for-plan-participants/

B. “Social Security’s Financial Outlook: The 2015 Update in Perspective,” by Alicia H. Munnell (IB No. 15-12, July 2015, .pdf format, 7p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/social-securitys-financial-outlook-the-2015-update-in-perspective/

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Factsheet – August 12, 2015

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:01 pm

Social Security: Who’s Counting on It?” by Alison Shelton (August 2015, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2015/social-security-who-is-counting-on-it.html

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Papers – August 12, 2015

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A. “How Much Longer Do People Need to Work?” by Alicia H. Munnell ,Anthony Webb and Anqi Chen (WP No. 2015-19, August 2015, .pdf format, 24p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/how-much-longer-do-people-need-to-work/

B. “The Challenge of Pension Reform in Georgia: Non-Contributory Pensions and Elderly Poverty,” by Tamila Nutsubidze and Khatuna Nutsubidze (WP No. 2015-18, July 2015, .pdf format, 29p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/the-challenge-of-pension-reform-in-georgia-non-contributory-pensions-and-elderly-poverty/

C. “The Transition from Defined Benefit to Defined Contribution Pensions: Does It Influence Elderly Poverty?” by Natalia S. Orlova, Matthew S. Rutledge and April Yanyuan Wu (WP No. 2015-17, July 2015, .pdf format, 30p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/the-transition-from-defined-benefit-to-defined-contribution-pensions-does-it-influence-elderly-poverty/

D. “Will the Average Retirement Age Continue to Increase?” by Matthew S. Rutledge, Christopher M. Gillis and Anthony Webb (WP No. 2015-16, July 2015, .pdf format, 38p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/will-the-average-retirement-age-continue-to-increase/

E. “The Role of Occupations in Differentiating Health Trajectories in Later Life,” by Michal Engelman and Heide Jackson (WP No. 2015-15, July 2015, .pdf format, 64p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/the-role-of-occupations-in-differentiating-health-trajectories-in-later-life/

F. “The Relationship Between Automatic Enrollment and DC Plan Contributions: Evidence from a National Survey of Older Workers,” by Barbara A. Butrica and Nadia S. Karamcheva (WP No. 2015-14, July 2015, .pdf format, 33p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/the-relationship-between-automatic-enrollment-and-dc-plan-contributions-evidence-from-a-national-survey-of-older-workers/

CAAR – Central Bank of Turkey/Turkiye Cumhuriyet Merkez Bankasi Working Paper – August 12, 2015

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Government Subsidized Individual Retirement System,” by Okan Eren and Serife Genc Ileri (Working Paper No. 15/20, July 2015, .pdf format, 41p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.tcmb.gov.tr/wps/wcm/connect/TCMB+EN/TCMB+EN/Main+Menu/PUBLICATIONS/Research/Working+Paperss/2015/15-20

CAAR – Tables of Contents – August 12, 2015

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American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias (Vol. 30, No. 6, September 2015).

aja.sagepub.com/content/30/6.toc

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 23, No. 9, September 2015).

www.ajgponline.org/current

August 11, 2015

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Article Abstract – August 11, 2015

Na, K-ATPase a3 is a death target of Alzheimer patient amyloid-{beta} assembly,” by Takayuki Ohnishi, Masako Yanazawa, Tomoya Sasahara, Yasuki Kitamura, Hidekazu Hiroaki, Yugo Fukazawa, Isao Kii, Takashi Nishiyama, Akiyoshi Kakita, Hiroyuki Takeda, Akihide Takeuchi, Yoshie Arai, Akane Ito, Hitomi Komura, Hajime Hirao, Kaori Satomura, Masafumi Inoue, Shin-ichi Muramatsu, Ko Matsui, Mari Tada, Michio Sato, Eri Saijo, Yoshiki Shigemitsu, Satoko Sakai, Yoshitaka Umetsu, Natsuko Goda, Naomi Takino, Hitoshi Takahashi, Masatoshi Hagiwara, Tatsuya Sawasaki, Genji Iwasaki, Yu Nakamura, Yo-ichi Nabeshima, David B. Teplow, and Minako Hoshi (Vol. 112, No. 32, August 11, 2015, p. E4465–E4474).

www.pnas.org/content/112/32/E4465.abstract

CAAR – Council of Economic Advisers Report:

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:47 pm

Trends in Labor Force Participation,” by Jasonn Furman (August 2015, .pdf format, 16p.).

www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/docs/20150806_labor_force_participation_retirement_research_consortium.pdf

CAAR – Brookings Institution Paper, Blog – August 11, 2015

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A. “Social Security coverage for state and local government workers: A reconsideration,” by William G. Gale, Sarah E. Holmes and David C. John (June 2015, .pdf format, 38p.).

www.brookings.edu/research/papers/2015/08/11-social-security-coverage-state-local-government-workers

B. “Breaking down Medicare’s bold new proposal to transform hip and knee replacements,” by Steven A. Farmer, Meaghan George and Mark B. McClellan (August 2015).

www.brookings.edu/blogs/health360/posts/2015/08/joint-replacement-model-care

CAAR – King’s Fund [UK] Report – August 11, 2015

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Inequalities in life expectancy: Changes over time and implications for policy,” by David Buck and David Maguire (August 2015, .pdf format, 76p.).

www.kingsfund.org.uk/publications/inequalities-life-expectancy

CAAR – Oesterreichische Nationalbank/National Bank of Austria Working Paper – August 11, 2015

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The Return on Social Security with Increasing Longevity,” by Markus Knell (Working Paper No. 201, May 2015, .pdf format, 31p.).

www.oenb.at/en/Publications/Economics/Working-Papers/2015/working-paper-201.html

August 10, 2015

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, and Policy Analysis Report – August 10, 2015

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:51 pm

OASDI Beneficiaries by State and County, 2014,” (August 2015, .pdf and Excel format, 197p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/oasdi_sc/2014/index.html

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – August 10, 2015

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Dual Eligible Demonstrations: The Beneficiary Perspective,” by Laura Summer, Molly O’Malley Watts, and MaryBeth Musumeci (August 2015, .pdf and HTML format, 12p.).

kff.org/medicaid/issue-brief/dual-eligible-demonstrations-the-beneficiary-perspective/

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – August 10, 2015

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Ambient Temperature and Cerebrovascular Hemodynamics in the Elderly,” by Wen-Chi Pan, Melissa N. Eliot, Petros Koutrakis, Brent A. Coull, Farzaneh A. Sorond, and Gregory A. Wellenius (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0134034. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134034, .pdf, XML, and HTML format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0134034

CAAR – Table of Contents – August 10, 2015

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Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 47, No. 2, 2015).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/47/3

August 7, 2015

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – August 7, 2015

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A. “Alzheimer’s Disease Core Centers (P30),” (RFA-AG-16-018, a reissue of RFA-AG-15-001, National Institute on Aging, deadline for applications is Oct. 6, 2015).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-16-018.html

B. “Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers (Admin Supp),” (PA-15-321, a reissue of PA-12-150, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, please see the web page for more information about due dates).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-15-321.html

C. “Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp),” (PA-15-322, a reissue of PA-12-149, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, please see the web page for more information about due dates) .

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-15-322.html

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – August 7, 2015

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Association between Blood Lead Levels and Age-Related Macular Degeneration,” by Ho Sik Hwang, Seung Bum Lee, Donghyun Jee (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0134338. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134338, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 15p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0134338

August 6, 2015

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – August 6, 2015

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Obesity and Hepatic Steatosis Are Associated with Elevated Serum Amyloid Beta in Metabolically Stressed APPswe/PS1dE9 Mice,” by Feng-Shiun Shie, Young-Ji Shiao, Chih-Wen Yeh, Chien-Hung Lin, Tsai-Teng Tzeng, Hao-Chieh Hsu, Fong-Lee Huang, Huey-Jen Tsay, and Hui-Kang Liu (PLoS ONE 10(8): e0134531. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134531, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0134531

CAAR – Nature Medicine Article, Letter Abstract – August 6, 2015

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A. “Neutrophils promote Alzheimer’s disease-like pathology and cognitive decline via LFA-1 integrin,” by Elena Zenaro, Enrica Pietronigro, Vittorina Della Bianca, Gennj Piacentino, Laura Marongiu, Simona Budui, Ermanna Turano, Barbara Rossi, Stefano Angiari, Silvia Dusi, Alessio Montresor, Tommaso Carlucci, Sara Nanì, Gabriele Tosadori, Lucia Calciano, Daniele Catalucci, Giorgio Berton, Bruno Bonetti & Gabriela Constantin (Vol. 21, No. 8, August 2015, p. 880-886).

www.nature.com/nm/journal/v21/n8/abs/nm.3913.html

B. “[beta]2-microglobulin is a systemic pro-aging factor that impairs cognitive function and neurogenesis,” by Lucas K Smith, Yingbo He, Jeong-Soo Park, Gregor Bieri, Cedric E. Snethlage, Karin Lin, Geraldine Gontier, Rafael Wabl, Kristopher E. Plambeck, Joe Udeochu, Elizabeth G. Wheatley, Jill Bouchard, Alexander Eggel, Ramya Narasimha, Jacqueline L. Grant, Jian Luo, Tony Wyss-Coray & Saul A. Villeda (Vol. 21, No. 8, August 2015, p. 932-937).

www.nature.com/nm/journal/v21/n8/abs/nm.3898.html

CAAR – Conferencealerts.Com Palliative Care – August 6, 2015

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International Conference on Sciences, Engineering and Technology Innovations – Seoul, South Korea (Aug. 26-27, 2015).

www.conferencealerts.com/show-event?id=149272

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