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Open Access Publications from the University of California

Policies for Submissions

Who Can Submit

CEDA only publishes materials about work conducted under the auspices of CEDA. The CEDA working paper series covers work in the areas of aging, demography, and economics with a focus on the current research underway by CEDA members. Submissions should be submitted by or communicated through a CEDA member. Any decisions concerning publication are made by the CEDA director. For additional information, please contact


A paper may be updated or removed from public view by sending a request to the system administrator at However, a citation to the original version of the paper will always remain on the site.

Author Review

Authors are asked to review PDFs created from their papers within 5 days of being sent the PDF. At this stage, we're unable to make any changes beyond the rare error that occurs in PDF conversion.

Rights and Permissions

Before submitting a paper to the repository, please be sure that all necessary permissions have been cleared. You retain the copyright to your paper and grant us the nonexclusive right to publish this material, meaning that you may also publish it elsewhere. Authors who are considering publication in journals should determine whether appearance of 'prior work' in this series jeopardizes consideration of publication.

It is necessary that you agree to the terms of publishing in the repository listed in the author agreement which can be requested from CEDA requires a signed copy from each author. Authors may sign a blanket authorization for multiple papers.