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Adequacy of Saving for Old Age in Europe

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  • Elsa Fornero

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    (University of Turin and CeRP-Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin)

  • Annamaria Lusardi

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    (Dartmouth College)

  • Chiara Monticone

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    (CeRP-Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin)

Abstract

This paper contributes to the ESF Forward Look project “Ageing, Health and Pensions in Europe” by providing an overview of policy questions and research literature on the adequacy of saving for old age in European countries. Given the current status and practices, the paper describes remaining knowledge gaps and the requirements in terms of research infrastructures, data, and methodologies to fill such gaps.

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Paper provided by Center for Research on Pensions and Welfare Policies, Turin (Italy) in its series CeRP Working Papers with number 87.

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Length: 29 pages
Date of creation: Jul 2009
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Handle: RePEc:crp:wpaper:87

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