Publications

The Australian Institute for Population Ageing Research (AIPAR) regularly publishes a variety of material on ageing related issues. Academics associated with the Institute regularly present their work at academic conferences throughout the year.

2012

  • Alai, D.H. and Sherris, M. (2012), Rethinking Age-Period-Cohort Mortality Trend Models. Scandinavian Actuarial Journal, Forthcoming (published online 16 April). DOI: 10.1080/03461238.2012.676563
  • Bateman, H. and Kingston, G. (2012). The Future of Financial Advice and MySuper. JASSA, 3, 50-54.oBateman, H., Eckert, C., Geweke, J., Louviere, J., Satchell, S. and Thorp, S. (2012). Financial Competence and Expectations Formation: Evidence from Australia. The Economic Record, 88 (280), 39-63.
  • Bennett, H. and Broe, G.A. (2012). The civil standard of proof and the “test” in Briginshaw: Is there a neurobiological basis to being “comfortably satisfied?” The Australian Law Journal, 86 (4), 258-276.
  • Bridge, C. (2012). Invited Commentary: Cities, environmental stressors, ageing and chronic disease. Australiasian Journal of Ageing, 30 (3), 1-2 2012.
  • Brown, R., Duma, S., Piguet, O., Broe, G. A. and Macefield, V. G. (2012). Cardiovascular variability in Parkinson’s disease and extrapyramidal motor slowing. Clinical Autonomic Research, 22 (4), 191-196.
  • Chiarinni, G., Ray, P., Akter, S., Masella, C. and Ganz, A. mHealth Technologies for Chronic Diseases and Elderly: A Systematic Review. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas of Communication, Forthcoming (accepted for publication August 2012).
  • Chomik, R. and Piggott, J. (2012). Pensions, Ageing and Retirement in Australia: Long-Term Projections and Policies. The Australian Economic Review, 45 (3), 350-361.
  • Hecht, C. and Hanewald, K. (2012). Who Responds to Tax Reforms? Evidence from the Life Insurance Market. The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, 37 (1), 5-26.
  • Judd, B., Bridge, C., Davy, L., Adams, T. and Liu, E. (2012). Downsizing amongst older Australians. AHURI Positioning Paper No.150.
  • Jung, J. and Tran, C. (2012). The Extension of Social Security Coverage in Developing Countries. Journal of Development Economics, 99 (2), 439-458.
  • Kumru, C.S. and Tran, C. (2012). Temptation and Social Security in a Dynastic Framework. European Economic Review, 56 (7), 1422-1445.
  • Liaw, S.T., Rahimi, A., Ray, P., Taggart, J., Dennis, S., de Lusignan, S., Jalaludin, B. and Yeo, A. (2012). Towards an Ontology for Data Quality in Integrated Chronic Disease Management: A Realist Review of the Literature. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 82 (1), 10-24.
  • Motamarri, S., Ray, P., and Poulos, C. (2012). Self Management of Chronic Diseases Through mHealth. Journal of eHealth Technology and Applications, 10 (1).
  • Qiao, C. and Sherris, M. (2012). Managing Systematic Mortality Risk with Group Self-Pooling and Annuitization Schemes. Journal of Risk and Insurance, Forthcoming (published online 29 July) DOI: 10.1111/j.1539-6975.2012.01483.x
  • Radford, K. and Mack, H. A. (2012). Dementia Screening for Urban Aboriginal Australians: The modified Kimberly Indigenous Cognitive Assessment (mKICA) - Pilot study report. Dementia Collaborative Research Centres, Neuroscience Research Australia, & Muru Marri Indigenous Health Unit, University of New South Wales.
  • Riazi, A., Boon, M., Bridge, C. and Dain, S. (2012). Home modification guidelines as recommended by visually impaired people. Journal of Assistive Technologies, 6 (4), 270-284.
  • Shu, S. and Sherris, M. (2012). Heterogeneity of Australian Population Mortality and Implications for a Viable Life Annuity Market, Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 51 (2) 322-332.

2011

  • Bateman, H., & Piggott, J. (2011). Civil Service and Military Retirement Income Provision in Australia. In Takayama, N.( Ed.) Reforming Pensions for Civil and Military Servants. (pp.29-54) Maruzen Publishing Co., Japan.
  • Blake, B. Courbage, C. , MacMinn, R. and Sherris,M., (2011), Longevity Risk and Capital Markets: The 2010–2011 Update, The Geneva Papers, 2011, 36, (489–500).
  • Bridge, C., Adams, T., Phibbs, P., Mathews, M. & Kendig, H (2011) Reverse Mortgages and Older People, Research and Policy Bulletin, AHURI UNSW-UWS Research Centre, Issue 136, March 2011
  • Bridge, C., Davy, L., Judd, B., Flatau, P., Morris, A. & Phibbs, P.(2011) Age-specific Housing and Care for Low to Moderate Income Older People, AHURI UNSW-UWS Research Centre, Final Report No. 174, September 2011
  • Broe GA, Wall S, Mack H, Robertson H, et al. Growing Old in Aboriginal Communities – Linking Services and Research. Report of the 2nd National Workshop Darwin 2010 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Ageing Committee (ATSIAC), 2011 Australian Association of Gerontology.
  • Evans, J. and Sherris M., (2011), The Development of a Life Annuity Market in Australia: an Analysis of Supplier Risks and their Mitigation, Finsia Journal of Applied Finance, Issue 2, 2011, 11-16.
  • Gaille, S. and Sherris, M., (2011), Modelling Mortality with Common Stochastic Long-Run Trends, The Geneva Papers, 2011, 36, (595–621).
  • Hernaes, E., Piggott, J., Zhao, T. and Strom, S. (2011) Occupational Pensions, Tenure, and Taxes. Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 10, 3, 2011, 435-456
  • Hixon, L.L (2011) A Way Forward on Aged Care (August 10, 2011) Knowledge Today
  • Hixon, L.L (2011) Written submission to Productivity Commission's Inquiry on Care for Older Australians
  • Hixon, L.L., "Sharing the Burden: Understanding the Roles of Public and Private Insurance in Financing Aged Care," Economic Papers, September 2011, Vol. 30, Issue 3, pp. 316-325.
  • Kowal, P., Gibson, R., Wutzke, S., Smith, K., Cotter, P., Strivens, E., Lindeman, M., LoGiudice, D., and Broe, G.A. (2011) Roundtable Discussion: Data on Ageing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Populations, World Medical & Health Policy: 3: 3, Art. 7.
  • Kudrna, G. & Woodland, A., (2011) An Intertemporal General Equilibrium Analysis of the Australian Age Pension Means Test, Journal of Macroeconomics, 33, 2011, 61-79.
  • Kudrna, G. & Woodland, A., (2011) Economic effects of population growth and ageing in Australia”, Chapter 4 in A ’Sustainable’ Population? – Key Policy Issues, Roundtable Proceedings, Productivity Commission, Canberra, 2011, pp. 41-55.
  • Kudrna, G. & Woodland, A., (2011) Implications of the 2009 Age Pension Reform in Australia: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Analysis, Economic Record, 87(277), June 2011, 183-201
  • Mitchell, O. and Piggott, J. (2011), Too Much Risk to Insure: the Australian (non-) Market for Life Annuities, in Mitchell, Olivia et al (eds.), Revisiting Retirement Payouts, Oxford University Press, 2011, 81-105.
  • Mitchell, O. and Piggott, J. (2011), Turning Wealth into Lifetime Income: The Challenge Ahead”. In Mitchell, Olivia et al (eds.), Revisiting Retirement Payouts, Oxford University Press, 2011, 1-12.
  • Mitchell, O.S, Piggott, J. and Takayama, N. (eds.) (2011) Revisiting Retirement Payouts, Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • Motamarri,S., Ray, P. and C. Poulos, (2012) Self Management of Chronic Diseases Through mHealth, Journal of eHealth Technology & Applications (JeTA), (Accepted Dec 2011)
  • Ngai, A. and Sherris, M. (2011), Longevity Risk Management for Life and Variable Annuities: Effectiveness of Static Hedging Using Longevity Bonds and Derivatives, Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Volume 49, Issue 1, July 2011, Pages 100-114.
  • Njenga, C. N. and Sherris, M. (2011), Longevity Risk and the Econometric Analysis of Mortality Trends and Volatility, Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance: Vol. 5: Issue 2, Article 2, pages 22-73.
  • Qiao, C. and Sherris, M. (2012), Managing Systematic Mortality Risk with Group Self Pooling and Annuitisation Schemes, accepted and forthcoming Journal of Risk and Insurance.

2010

  • Anstey, K. J., J.E. Byles, M.A. Luszcz, G.A. Broe, et al (2010) “Cohort profile: The Dynamic Analyses to Optimize Ageing (DYNOPTA) Project”, International Journal of Epidemiology: 39, 1, 2010, 44-51.
  • Arkles, R.S., L.R. Jackson Pulver, H.Robertson, B. Draper, S. Chalkley, and G.A. Broe (2010) Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples: A Life Cycle Approach, Neuroscience Research Australia, Dementia Collaborative Research Centres, and Muru Marri Indigenous Health Unit, University of New South Wales.
  • Bennett, H. and G.A. Broe (2010) “Judicial Decision-making and Neurobiology: The Role of Emotion and the Ventromedial Cortex in Deliberation and Reasoning”, Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences: 42, 1, 2010, 11-18.
  • Henderson, S. and Broe GA., (2010) “Dementia in Aboriginal Australians”, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 44:869-871
  • Hernaes, E., J. Piggott, T. Zhang and S. Strom “The Determinants of Occupational Pensions”, Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, forthcoming.
  • Kudrna, G. & A. Woodland (2010) “Simulating Policy Change Using a Dynamic Overlapping Generations Model of the Australian Economy”, commissioned paper for Australia's Future Tax System Review (Henry Review), April 2010.
  • Kudrna, G. & A. Woodland “An Intertemporal General Equilibrium Analysis of the Australian Age Pension Means Test”, Journal of Macroeconomics, forthcoming (accepted 16 September 2010).
  • Kudrna, G. & A. Woodland “Implications of the 2009 Age Pension Reform in Australia: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Analysis”, Economic Record, forthcoming (accepted 13 October 2010).
  • Kumru C. and A. Thanopoulos, “Social Security Reform with Self-control Preferences”, Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming, 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2011.03.001
  • Kumru C. and J. Piggott (2010) “Social Resilience, Means testing and Capital Taxation – Reflections on Economics Paradigms”, Towards a More Resilient Society: Lessons from Economic Crises, Pacific Economic Cooperation Council, pp 45-56.
  • Kumru C. and L. Vesterlund (2010) “The Effect of Status on Charitable Giving’, Journal of Public Economic Theory, vol 12, no 4, August, 2010 pp 709-735.
  • Smith, S., A. Talai-Khoei, M. Ray and P.Ray (2010) “Agent-based Monitoring of Functional Rehabilitation Using Video Games”, Chapter 7 in Branham, S. and L. Jain (eds.), Intelligent Decision Support Systems, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (ISBN 978-3-642-16094-3), part of the series Advanced Computational Intelligence Paradigms in Healthcare (ISSN 1860-949X)
  • Wills, S. and Sherris, M., (2010), “Securitization, Structuring and Pricing of Longevity Risk”, Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Volume 46, Issue 1, February 2010, Pages 173-185.

2009

  • G. A .Broe, L. R. Jackson Pulver, S. Wall , H. Robertson, et al (2009) Growing Old Well - A Life Cycle Approach for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, Inaugural National Workshop Report August 2008, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Ageing Committee (ATSIAC), Australian Association of Gerontology, November 2009
  • O. Piguet, G.M. Halliday, H. Creasey, G.A. Broe and J. Kril (2009) "Frontotemporal Dementia and Dementia with Lewy Bodies in a Case-control Study of Alzheimer's Disease," International Psychogeriatrics: 21, 4, 2009, 688-695
  • P. Ray, N. Parameswaran, W. Ying, A. Sujananai, D. Lee and R. Bhar (2009) "Design and Development of Financial Applications using Ontology-based Multi Agent Systems," Computing and Informatics Journal: 28, 5, 2009, 635-654
  • H. Bennett and G.A Broe (2009) "The Neurobiology of Judicial Decision-making: Indigenous Australians, Native Title and the Australian High Court," Public Review Journal: 20, 2009, 112-128
  • J. Piggott, D. Robalino, S. Jimenez-Martin (2009), "Incentive Effects of Retirement Income Transfers" in R. Holzmann, D. Robalino, N. Takayama (eds.), Closing the Coverage Gap: The Role of Social Pensions and Other Retirement Income Transfers, World Bank, 2009

2008

  • O. Mitchell, J. Piggott and C. Kumru, (2008) "Managing Public Investment Funds: Best Practices and New Questions," Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 7, 3, 2008, 321-356
  • B. Lu, O. Mitchell and J. Piggott (2008) "Notional Defined Contribution Pensions and Public Reserve Funds in Ageing Economies," International Social Security Review, Vol. 61, No. 4, 2008, 1-23
  • M. Sherris and S. Wills (2008) "Financial Innovation and the Hedging of Longevity Risk," Asia Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance: 3, 1, 2008, 52-64
  • G. Barrett and Y. Tseng (2008) "Retirement Saving in Australia," Canadian Public Policy, Analyse de Politique: 2008, 177-193
  • P. Ray and L. Lewis (2008) "Managing Cooperation in e-Business Systems," The Information Systems Frontiers: 11, 2, 2008, 181-188
  • V. Chan, P. Ray and N. Parameswaran (2008) "Mobile eHealth Monitoring: An Agent Based Approach," Communications of IET Special Issue on Healthcare Applications, 2008
  • W. Yu, P. Ray and T. Motoc (2008) "WISH - A Wireless Mobile Multimedia Information System in Healthcare Using RFID," Telemedicine and e-Health Journal: 14, 4, 2008
  • A. Wong, F. Yip, P. Ray and N. Parameswaran (2008) "Semantic Data Integration for IT Governance," Computing and Informatics Journal, 2008
  • P. Ray and G. Ghista (2008) "Ubiquitous Healthcare (u-Health): A Fundamental Right in the Civilized World," in G. Madhavan, B. Oakley, L. Kun (eds.), Career Development in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, Springer Publishing Company: 5, 2008, 1-3