Disability receipt has a negligible impact on work effort
|Marginal applicants allowed, unaffected by SSDI receipt||6.7%|
|Marginal applicants allowed who would have earned a living 2 years later if denied||1.5%|
|Marginal applicants denied||14.8%|
View the underlying data on epi.org.
Source: EPI analysis of Maestes, Mullen and Strand (2013), focusing on marginal applicants who would have engaged in substantial gainful activity. Disemployment effect averaged between 2005 and 2006 panels.