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SSASIM output file .BEN

 --- .BEN file contains numbers of beneficiaries for OASI and DI for
          each calendar year from RUN.year_zero on in each scenario,
          as well as AWI, CPI, and MTE-related parameters for each 
          calendar year in each scenario.
 
 "scen",    //( 1) simulation scenario [1,RUN.scenarios]
 "year",    //( 2) calendar year [RUN.year_zero,RUN.year_zero+RUN.num_years]
 "num_di ", //( 3) total number of DI beneficiaries (millions)
 "num_ri ", //( 4) total number of OASI beneficiaries (millions)
 "AWI    ", //( 5) SSA Average Wage Index (in thousands of nominal dollars, $K)
 "CPI    ", //( 6) CPI index at start of year (100.000 in COHORT.cpi_year) 
 "MTE    ", //( 7) maximum taxable earnings (in $K)
            // Note: this MTE value is used in all modes except the CBA mode
            // See the input database documentation on MTE table for details
 "XTE    ", //( 8) excess taxable earnings (in $K)
            // Note: this XTE value is used in all modes except the CBA mode
            // See the input database documentation on MTE table for details
 "agg_TE ", //( 9) aggregate taxable earnings (in trillions of nominal dollars)
 "taxr_di", //(10) DI payroll tax rate for 20-year olds (in percent)
 "taxr_ri", //(11) OASI payroll tax rate for 20-year olds (in percent)
 "ETE_lo ", //(12) low end of excluded taxable earnings range (in $K)
            // Note: this ETE_lo value is used in all modes except the CBA mode
            // See the input database documentation on MTE table for details
 "ETE_hi "  //(13) high end of excluded taxable earnings range (in $K)
            // Note: this ETE_hi value is used in all modes except the CBA mode
            // See the input database documentation on MTE table for details