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Ph.D. candidate Matthew Knowles wins fellowship from Boston College

Posted by on Friday, May 14, 2021 in Uncategorized.

Ph.D. candidate Matthew Knowles is one of three winners of a $28,000 dissertation fellowship from Boston College’s Center for Retirement Research.  In his project, entitled “Social Security Eligibility and Health Care Utilization: Evidence from Administrative Data,” Knowles uses hospital visit data study to study how becoming eligible for social security at the early eligibility age (62) affects people’s health care utilization patterns.