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The Pension Tangle: Achieving Greater Uniformity of Pension Legislation and Regulation in Canada

  • Gretchen Van Riesen

    (GVR Consulting)

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    Canada’s maze of differing pension regulations by province and territory discourages the creation of national, single-employer pension plans. Four options for reform – and greater harmonization – should be on the table.

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    Volume (Year): (2009)
    Issue (Month): 294 (August)
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    Handle: RePEc:cdh:commen:294
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    1. Martin, John P. & Whitehouse, Edward, 2008. "Reforming Retirement-Income Systems: Lessons from the Recent Experiences of OECD Countries," IZA Discussion Papers 3521, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
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