Whitepaper Sources

The Financial Security of Older Oregonians

Across the States 2018:  Profiles of Long-Term Care Services and Supports, AARP Public Policy Institute, 2018.

Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study (ADAM), Wave A, Health and Retirement Study, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 2009.

Aging in Rural and Frontier Oregon: Challenges Facing Rural and Frontier Home Health Agencies, Oregon Office of Rural Health, 2016. 

Genworth Cost of Care Survey, Genworth Financial Inc., 2017.

Health and Retirement Study: Aging in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities for Americans, University of Michigan, 2014.

Housing on Aging Rural America: Rural Seniors and Their Homes, Housing Assistance Council, Washington, D.C., 2014.

Jennifer Molinsky, “Four Challenges to Aging in Place,” Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, 2017.

Larga et al, “Comparison of the Prevalence of Dementia in the United States in 2000 and 2012,” JAMA Internal Medicine, 2017, National Health and Aging Trends Study, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2017.

Long-Term Care Providers and Service Users in the United States – State Estimates Supplement: National Study of Long-Term Care Providers, 2013-2014.  National Center for Health Statistics, 2016.

Oregon Housing and Community Services, State of Oregon Housing Data Profile, 2018.

Projections and Implications for Housing a Growing Population: Older Households 2015-2035, Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, 2016.

Rural America is Losing Young People – Consequences and Solutions, Penn Wharton, University of Pennsylvania Public Policy Initiative, 2018.

Stephen M, Golant, “Aging in the American: Suburbs: A changing Population,” Aging Well Magazine, 2009.

The State of the Nation’s Housing, 2018, Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, 2018.

The United States of Aging Survey 2012-2015, AARP, 2018.

United States Census Bureau, 2014 American Community Survey.

United States Census Bureau Decennial Census and Oregon Population Forecast Program for Oregon’s 65+ Urban, Suburban, and Rural Counties, Population Research Center, Portland State University, 2018.    

United States Federal Reserve Board, 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances, 2016.     


The Financial Security of Older Oregonians

United States Government Accountability Office (2015), “Retirement Security:  Most Households Approaching Retirement have Low Savings.”  https://www.gao.gov/assets/680/670153.pdf

Board of Governors of The Federal Reserve System (2016), “Report of Economic Well Being of US Households in 2015.”  https://www.federalreserve.gov/2015-report-economic-well-being-us-households-201605.pdf   

Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University (2016), “Projections & Implications for Housing a Growing Population: Older Households 2015-2035.”  http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/research-areas/reports/projections-and-implications-housing-growing-population-older-households-2015

Center for a Secure Retirement (2017). “10 Years After the Crisis: Middle-Income Boomers Rebounding but not Recovered.”  http://www.centerforasecureretirement.com/media/399673/174406_csr-report-jan-2017_final.pdf

The National Institute for Retirement Security (2013). “The Retirement Savings Crisis: Is It Worse Than We Think?” https://www.nirsonline.org/reports/the-retirement-savings-crisis-is-it-worse-than-we-think/

Employee Benefit Research Institute and Greenwald & Associates, “2017 Retirement Confidence Survey.” https://www.ebri.org/surveys/rcs/2017/

Institute for Policy Studies (2016), “The Ever-Growing Gap: Without Change, African-American and Latino Families Won’t Match White Wealth for Centuries.” https://ips-dc.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/The-Ever-Growing-Gap-CFED_IPS-Final-2.pdf

U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 1-Year data (2005 and 2016)

AARP Public Policy Institute (2018), “Fact Sheet: Older Workers and Part-Time Employment.” https://www.aarp.org/content/dam/aarp/ppi/2018/part-time-older-workers.pdf

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