Saving and Wealth: The Adequacy of Household Saving in Canada
AbstractPopulation aging and the recent global financial crisis underscore the importance of the discussions of the adequacy of retirement preparation in Canada and the soundness of the Canadian retirement income system. The focus of this study is to examine whether the accumulated private savings of Canadian households is adequate for their retirement, given their expected entitlement to public and private pension when they retire.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Statistics Canada, Economic Analysis Division in its series The Canadian Economy in Transition with number 2013029e.
Date of creation: 14 Jun 2013
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Income; pensions; spending and wealth; Seniors; Household assets; debts and wealth; Household spending and savings; Income; pensions and wealth; Work and retirement;
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- NEP-AGE-2013-06-24 (Economics of Ageing)
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