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L'Europe ne sonne jamais la retraite


  • Alexis Dantec


European authorities are very numerous and active. The European Commission improved the coordination between the national retirement systems in the name of the capital and worker mobility. But it has also begun a larger action on the global social systems. Increase the capitalization funding or the age of the retirement are two showed off objectives without the excuse of the single market. The European Court of Justice has concurrently two reasons to break in the pension debate. Two articles of the UE treaties have allowed the European Court of Justice to interfere with the national decisions : first, the principle of equal compensation for males and females ; second, the principle of free competition. JEL code : J26.

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  • Alexis Dantec, 2003. "L'Europe ne sonne jamais la retraite," Revue de l'OFCE, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 84(1), pages 181-222.
  • Handle: RePEc:cai:reofsp:reof_084_0181

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    • J26 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Retirement; Retirement Policies


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