Social Security and the Stock Market: How the Pursuit of Market Magic Shapes the System
AbstractThe authors explore whether equities could help solve the woes facing the U.S. retirement system in general, and the Social Security shortfall in particular.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in its series Books from Upjohn Press with number sssm and published in 2006.
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social security; retirement; equities; carve-outs; add-ons; investments; pensions;
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- J32 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Nonwage Labor Costs and Benefits; Retirement Plans; Private Pensions
- G23 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Non-bank Financial Institutions; Financial Instruments; Institutional Investors
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- Ashby H.B. Monk & Steven A. Sass, 2009. "Risk Pooling and the Market Crash: Lessons From Canada's Pension Plan," Issues in Brief ib2009-9-12, Center for Retirement Research, revised Jun 2009.
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