Maurice D. Weinrobe
Department of Economics 162 Waban Ave.
Professor of Economics and Chair, Department of Economics
Professor of Economics, Clark University, 1986-present
Senior Fulbright Scholar,
Visiting Scholar, Population Studies
Associate Provost, Clark University, 1987-1993
Associate Prof. of Economics, Clark University, 1976-1986
Visiting Research Scholar, Federal Home Loan Bank Board, 1975-1976
Visiting Professor, The Economics Institute, University of
Assistant Prof. of Economics, Michigan State University, 1969-76
"Corporate Taxes and the
"Comment: Papers on Value Added Taxation." National Tax Association Proceedings, 1971.
"A Simple Model of the Precautionary Demand for Money." Southern Economic Journal, July 1972.
"Accounting for Pollution: Pollution Abatement and the National Product." Land Economics, May 1973.
"The Demand for Money by Six Nonbank Financial Intermediaries." Western Economics Journal, June 1973.
"Corporate Taxes and the
"Household Production and National Production: An Improvement of the Record." Review of Income and Wealth, Series 20, No. 1 (1974).
"The Economics of Law Practice in
"Household Production and National Production: A Reply to Mrs. Ferber." Review of Income and Wealth, 1975.
"Whatever Happened to the Flexible Payment Mortgage?" Federal Home Loan Bank Board Journal, December 1975.
"An Analysis of the Effectiveness of FHLBB Liquidity Policy, 1971-1975." Journal of Finance, December 1977.
"Monetary and Housing Implications of Alternative Locations for Reserves Against Savings and Loan Third-Party-Payment Accounts." Capital Markets in the Financial Sector: Perspectives on Financial Reform, edited by R. Buckley, et al, Ballinger Publishing Company, 1977.
"The Effects of Alternative Mortgage Instruments on Monetary Policy." (with H. Cassidy) Alternative Mortgage Instruments Research Study, Vol. III, edited by D. M. Kaplan, Federal Home Loan Bank Board, 1978.
"An Analysis of the Effects of Consumer Safeguards on Alternative Mortgage Instruments." Alternative Mortgage Instruments Research Study, Vol. I, edited by D. M. Kaplan, Federal Home Loan Bank Board, 1978.
"A Compelling Case of
Protection: Mandatory Safeguards for
Alternative Mortgage Instruments." Alternative Mortgage Instruments: Consumer Bane or Boon, Proceedings of a
Conference Held at
"Evidence and Implications of the
Geographic Mortgage Risk: Implications for the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. (Principal co-author), 1980.
Special Study on Reverse Annuity Mortgages.
A Study Prepared For the Reverse Annuity Mortgage Program of the
"The Adjustable Reverse Mortgage." Economic Resources for the Elderly: Prospects for the Future, edited by C. Garbacz, Westview Press, 1983.
"Natural Hazards and Deposit Behavior at Financial Institutions: A Note." (with F. Steindl) Journal of Banking and Finance, 1983.
"Home Equity Conversion Instruments with Fixed Term to Maturity: Alternatives to End of Term Pay-Off." AREUEA Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1, spring, 1983.
"Consumer Safeguards for Financial Instruments Unlocking Home Equity for the Aged." Journal of Housing for the Elderly, summer, 1984.
"HELP Comes to
"Mortgage Default Risks and the
"Insurance Issues Related to
Mortgage Default Risks Associated with Natural Disasters." (with D.
Home Equity Conversion for the Elderly: An Analysis for Lenders. American Association of Retired Persons, 1986.
"An Analysis of Home Equity Conversion in the RAM Program." AREUEA Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, summer 1987.
"Home Equity Conversion and the Financing of Long-Term Care." Health Care Financing Review, 1988 Annual Supplement, December 1988.
"An Insurance Plan to Guaranty
Reverse Mortgages." The Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol.
"Economic Security Aspects of Home Ownership of the Elderly." Expanding Housing Choices for Older People, AARP, 1995.
"Informal Caregivers of Elders with Long-Term Care Insurance." (with J. Miller and M. Cohen) Final Report to the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Aging and Disability Policy, Department of Health and Human Services. October 1999.
"Multivariate Analysis of Patterns of Informal and Formal Caregiving among Privately Insured and Non-Privately Insured Disabled Elders Living in the Community." (with M. Cohen and J. Miller) Final Report to the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Aging and Disability Policy, Department of Health and Human Services. October 1999.
"A Descriptive Analysis of Patterns of Informal and Formal Caregiving among Privately Insured and Non-Privately Insured Disabled Elders Living in the Community." (with M. Cohen and J. Miller) Final Report to the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Aging and Disability Policy, Department of Health and Human Services. October 1999.
"Tax Deductibility and Long-Term
Care Insurance: Implications for Market
Growth and Public Long-Term Care Expenditures." (with M. Cohen) Final Report to the Health Insurance
"A Simple Model of the Precautionary Demand for Money." Reprinted in The Foundations of Monetary Economics Vol. I, edited by D. Laidler, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2000.
"Patterns of Informal and Formal Caregiving Among Disabled Elders With Private Long-Term Care Insurance. (with M. Cohen and J. Miller) The Gerontologist, 41(2), 180-187. 2001.
Becoming Disabled After Age 65: The Expected Lifetime Costs of Independent Living. (with M. Cohen, J. Miller and A. Ingoldsby) AARP Public Policy Inst. Report #2005-08
Book reviews in Journal of Economic Issues, Michigan Academician, Journal of Developing Areas, Journal of Finance, Economic Geography.
CURRENT WORKING PAPERS
CHFA Reverse Annuity Mortgage Program (In Connection With Long Term Care), a paper prepared for the AARP Public Policy Institute. (June 2005)
Interview Report on the CHFA RAM Program, a paper prepared for the AARP Public Policy Institute. (Nov. 2005)
OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Mortgage." Hearings before
Commerce, Consumer and Monetary Affairs Subcommittee of the Committee on
Government Operations, United States House of Representatives,
"Private Sector Programs of Home
Equity Conversion for the Elderly."
Hearings before Special Committee on
"The Basic Economics of a
Conversion." Hearings before
Housing and Consumer Interests Subcommittee of the Select Committee on
"A Loan Loss Reserve for Reverse
Mortgages." Assembly Committee on
Aging and Long Term Care,
"An Economic Analysis of Reverse
Mortgage Insurance." Briefing
before Special Committee on Aging, Subcommittee on Housing and Consumer
Federal Home Loan Bank Board
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation
Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the
Bowditch and Dewey, Counselors at Law
Verex Assurance, Inc.
Kaplan, Smith and Associates, Inc.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.
Florida Housing Finance Agency
United Seniors Consumer Cooperative
Expert witness on the use of the consumer price index in cost of
living adjustment clauses (City of
Member, Board of Directors, State Mutual Investors, Inc.
Member, Board of Directors, Worcester Cooperation Council, Inc.(a
Community Housing and Economic Development Corp.)
National Association of Realtors
Federal Home Loan Bank Board. "A Microeconomic Study of Liquidity Preference of Savings and Loan Associations." 1978-79.
Natural Hazards Research and
Home Equity Conversion Project of the
National Science Foundation. "Mortgage Default Risks Associated with
Earthquakes: An Analysis Based on the
AARP Andrus Foundation. "The Development of a Monitoring System for the Analysis of Home Equity Conversion." 1986.