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Social Security Reform in the United States

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  • Samwick, Andrew A.

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The Two Percent Plan (TTP) is a plan to save Social Security based on personal retirement accounts financed initially out of the budget surplus; this article discusses issues regarding problems the TTP can address and a way the TTP can be efficiently implemented.

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Article provided by National Tax Association in its journal National Tax Journal.

Volume (Year): 52 (1999)
Issue (Month): n. 4 (December)
Pages: 819-42

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Handle: RePEc:ntj:journl:v:52:y:1999:i:n._4:p:819-42

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  1. Feldstein, Martin & Samwick, Andrew A., 1992. "Social Security Rules and Marginal Tax Rates," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 45(1), pages 1-22, March.
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Cited by:
  1. Jeffrey Brown, 2002. "Differential Mortality and the Value of Individual Account Retirement Annuities," NBER Chapters, in: The Distributional Aspects of Social Security and Social Security Reform, pages 401-446 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Andrew A. Samwick, 2007. "Changing Progressivity as a Means of Risk Protection in Investment-Based Social Security," NBER Working Papers 13059, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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