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Previsión Social: Valoración Individual de un Beneficio Mandatado

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  • Arístides Torche

    () (Instituto de Economía)

  • Gert Wagner

    () (Instituto de Economía)

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Mandated benefits are supposed to perform better than regular public programs where tax finance and expenditure are unrelated at the individual level. If benefits due to these mandated programs are valued at a one to one basis in relation to the respectiv

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  • Arístides Torche & Gert Wagner, 1997. "Previsión Social: Valoración Individual de un Beneficio Mandatado," Latin American Journal of Economics-formerly Cuadernos de Economía, Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile., vol. 34(103), pages 363-390.
  • Handle: RePEc:ioe:cuadec:v:34:y:1997:i:103:p:363-390
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    1. Robert Holzmann & Joseph E. Stiglitz, 2001. "New Ideas about Old Age Security : Toward Sustainable Pension Systems in the 21st Century," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 13857.
    2. Sebastian Edwards & Alejandra Cox Edwards, 2000. "Economic reforms and labour markets: policy issues and lessons from Chile," Economic Policy, CEPR;CES;MSH, vol. 15(30), pages 181-230, April.
    3. Andrés Solimano & Arístides Torche, 2008. "Income Distribution In Chile, 1987-2006: Analysis And Policy Considerations," Working Papers Central Bank of Chile 480, Central Bank of Chile.
    4. World Bank, 2005. "Household Risk Management and Social Protection in Chile," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 14839.

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