Retirement response of older workers to job computerization
Michigan Retirement Research Center focuses on Social Security policy
Family behavior and economic development
Willis finds those who stay on the job after age 60 stay sharper than early retirees
Willis and Rohwedder's report on retirement and cognition cited in NYT
Willis and Hsu find dementia impacts financial decision making among Americans over 50
Willis finds handing over family finances to husbands weak in numeracy skills is costly
Willis and colleagues find link between numeracy skills and family wealth
Willis discusses link between retirement and memory
Willis notes importance of comparable datasets to study of elderly cognition worldwide
Weir, Ofstedal, Willis et al. find one in three over 70 has memory loss
Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics
Robert Willis receives 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award, U Washington's Dept. of Economics
Bob Willis given Distinguished Alumni Award, Dept. of Economics, Univ. of Washington, 2009
Robert Willis elected President, Society of Labor Economists
Robert Willis receives Mindel Sheps Award
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