Publications by James Choi

2013
Consumers' Misunderstanding of Health Insurance
Journal of Health Economics
Type: Article
2013
What Goes Up Must Come Down? Experimental Evidence on Intuitive Forecasting
J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian & A. Fuster
American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings
Type: Article
2013
What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian, and S. P. Zeldes
Journal of Public Economics
Type: Article
2013
Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2013
2012
Active Choice and Health Care Costs: Evidence from Prescription Drug Home Delivery
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2012
Default Stickiness Among Low-Income Individuals
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2012
Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk-Taking?
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2012
The Effect of Providing Peer Information on Retirement Savings Decisions
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian, and K. L. Milkman
Journal of Finance
Type: Working Paper
2012
Following through on Good Intentions: The Power of Planning Prompts
K. L. Milkman, J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2012
The Impact of a Roth Option on Outcomes in Employer-Sponsored Savings Plans
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2012
Informed Trading and Expected Returns
H. Yan, J. J. Choi, and L. Jin
Type: Working Paper
2012
Persistence at the Default Among Low-Income Individuals
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2012
Planning Prompts as a Means of Increasing Preventive Screening Rates
K. L. Milkman, J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Preventive Medicine
Type: Article
2012
Planning Prompts as a Means of Increasing Rates of Immunization and Preventive Screening
H. Dai, K. L. Milkman, J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Public Policy & Aging Report
Type: Article
2012
Small Cues Change Savings Choices
J. J. Choi, E. Haisley, J. Kurkoski, C. Massey
Type: Working Paper
2012
2011
$100 bills on the sidewalk: Suboptimal investment in 401(k) plans
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Review of Economics and Statistics
Type: Article
2011
The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Investigations in the Economics of Aging
Type: Article
2011
Behavioral economics perspectives on public sector pension plans
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Journal of Pension Economics and Finance
Type: Article
2011
How Does Simplified Disclosure Affect Individuals' Mutual Fund Choices?
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Explorations in the Economics of Aging
Type: Article
2011
Self-Control and Liquidity: How to Design a Commitment Contract
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian, and J. Sakong
Type: Working Paper
2011
Using implementation intentions prompts to enhance influenza vaccination rates
K. L. Milkman, J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Type: Article
2011
2010
The impact of employer matching on savings plan participation under automatic enrollment
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Research Findings in the Economics of Aging
Type: Article
2010
The limitations of defaults
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Manuscript prepared for the 12th Annual Joint Conference of the Retirement Research Consortium
Type: Article
2010
Public Policy and Saving for Retirement: The 'Autosave' Features of the Pension Protection Act of 2006
J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian & B. Weller
Better Living Through Economics: How Economic Research Improves Our Lives
Type: Article
2010
Social identity and preferences
D. J. Benjamin, J. J. Choi and A. J. Strickland
American Economic Review
Type: Article
2010
What Does Stock Ownership Breadth Measure?
J. J. Choi, L. Jin and H. Yan
Review of Finance
Type: Article
2010
Why does the law of one price fail? An experiment on index mutual funds
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Review of Financial Studies
Type: Article
2010
2009
The importance of default options for retirement saving outcomes: Evidence from the United States
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment
Type: Article
2009
Mental accounting in portfolio choice: Evidence from a flypaper effect
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
American Economic Review
Type: Article
2009
Optimal defaults and active decisions
G. D. Carroll, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. Madrian and A. Metrick
Quarterly Journal of Economics
Type: Article
2009
Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment (TM)
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Developments in the Economics of Aging
Type: Article
2009
Reinforcement learning and savings behavior
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian and A. Metrick
Journal of Finance
Type: Article
2009
2008
How are preferences revealed?
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Journal of Public Economics
Type: Article
2008
2007
The Flypaper Effect in Individual Investor Asset Allocation
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2007
2006
Are empowerment and education enough? Underdiversification in 401(k) plans
J. J. Choi, D. I. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Brookings Papers on Economic Activity
Type: Article
2006
Extrapolative expectations and the equity premium
J. J. Choi
Yale University
Type: Article
2006
Saving for retirement on the path of least resistance
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian and A. Metrick
Behavioral Public Finance: Toward a New Agenda
Type: Article
2006
Simplification and Saving
J. J. Choi, J. Beshears, D. Laibson, and B. C. Madrian
Type: Working Paper
2006
2005
Early decisions: A regulatory framework
J. Beshears, J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. Madrian
Swedish Economic Policy Review
Type: Article
2005
Passive decisions and potent defaults
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian and A. Metrick
Analyses in the Economics of Aging
Type: Article
2005
2004
Defined Contribution Plans for Passive Investors
J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
Tax Policy and the Economy
Type: Article
2004
Employees' investment decisions about company stock
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. Madrian and A. Metrick
Pension Design and Structure: New Lessons from Behavioral Finance
Type: Article
2004
For better or for worse: Default effects and 401(k) savings behavior
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian and A. Metrick
Perspectives on the Economics of Aging
Type: Article
2004
Plan design and 401(k) savings outcomes
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and B. C. Madrian
National Tax Journal
Type: Article
2004
2003
Optimal defaults
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian and A. Metrick
American Economic Review
Type: Article
2003
2002
Defined contribution pensions: Plan rules, participant choices, and the path of least resistance
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson, B. C. Madrian and A. Metrick
Tax Policy and the Economy
Type: Article
2002
How does the Internet affect trading? Evidence from investor behavior in 401(k) plans
J. J. Choi, D. Laibson and A. Metrick
Journal of Financial Economics
Type: Article
2002
2000
The value line enigma: The sum of known parts?
J. J. Choi
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Type: Article
2000