How Should Retirement Spending Adjust to Investment Portfolio Performance?
A natural starting point for discussions about retirement spending is the 4% rule. William Bengen look at all the different 30 year periods in US history and found that withdrawing 4% of retirement date assets, and then subsequently adjusting the spending amount for inflation over the next 30 years, would have worked historically as a sustainable strategy.
Pfau, Wade, "How Should Retirement Spending Adjust to Investment Portfolio Performance?" (2015). Faculty Publications. 102.