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The Adequacy of Retirement Saving

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  • Eric M. Engen

    (Federal Reserve Board)

  • William G. Gale

    (Brookings Institution)

  • Cori R. Uccello

    (Urban Institute)

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  • Eric M. Engen & William G. Gale & Cori R. Uccello, 1999. "The Adequacy of Retirement Saving," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 30(2), pages 65-188.
  • Handle: RePEc:bin:bpeajo:v:30:y:1999:i:1999-2:p:65-188
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