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Pension Policy: The Search for Better Solutions


  • John A. Turner

    (Pension Policy Center)


Turner identifies the current problems facing pension policy for U.S. employer-provided pension plans and recommends solutions to those problems based on his examination of pension systems in other industrialized nations.

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  • John A. Turner, 2010. "Pension Policy: The Search for Better Solutions," Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, number ppts, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:upj:ubooks:ppts Note: PDF is the book's first chapter.

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    pensions; pension policy; defined benefit; defined contribution; social security; retirement; retirement income;

    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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