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The Resource Reforming pensions : principles and policy choices, Nicholas Barr and Peter Diamond, (electronic resource)

Reforming pensions : principles and policy choices, Nicholas Barr and Peter Diamond, (electronic resource)

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Reforming pensions : principles and policy choices
Title
Reforming pensions
Title remainder
principles and policy choices
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Barr and Peter Diamond
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Mandatory pensions are a worldwide phenomenon. However, with fixed contribution rates, monthly benefits, and retirement ages, pension systems aren't consistent with three long-run trends: declining mortality and fertility, and earlier retirement. Many systems need reform. This book explains the economics of pension design
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StDuBDS
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Barr, N. A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD7091
LC item number
.B253 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Diamond, Peter A
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  • Pensions
  • Pension trusts
  • Pensions
  • Pensions
Target audience
specialized
Label
Reforming pensions : principles and policy choices, Nicholas Barr and Peter Diamond, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-328) and index
Contents
The backdrop -- I: Principles -- Core purposes of pension systems -- Basic features of pension systems -- The basic economics of pensions -- Pensions and labor markets -- Finance and funding -- Redistribution and risk sharing -- Gender and family -- Implementing pensions -- II: Policy choices -- International diversity and change -- Chile: the pension system -- Chile: proposed directions for reform -- China: the pension system -- China: potential directions for reform -- III: Conclusion -- Policy questions, and some answers
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 352 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780195311303
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Reforming pensions : principles and policy choices, Nicholas Barr and Peter Diamond, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-328) and index
Contents
The backdrop -- I: Principles -- Core purposes of pension systems -- Basic features of pension systems -- The basic economics of pensions -- Pensions and labor markets -- Finance and funding -- Redistribution and risk sharing -- Gender and family -- Implementing pensions -- II: Policy choices -- International diversity and change -- Chile: the pension system -- Chile: proposed directions for reform -- China: the pension system -- China: potential directions for reform -- III: Conclusion -- Policy questions, and some answers
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 352 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780195311303
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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