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Individual Accounts for Social Security Reform: International Perspectives on the U.S. Debate


  • John Turner



Turner uses the documented experiences of many countries - including the U.K., Sweden, Chile, Australia, Canada, and others - and the tools of economics to analyze the public policy issues surrounding the proposed implementation of individual accounts as part of the U.S. Social Security system.

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  • John Turner, 2006. "Individual Accounts for Social Security Reform: International Perspectives on the U.S. Debate," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number iassr, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:upj:ubooks:iassr
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    social security; individual accounts; retirement; retirement savings; pensions; risk;

    JEL classification:

    • J32 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Nonwage Labor Costs and Benefits; Retirement Plans; Private Pensions


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