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Report No. 42: Pension Systems in the EU – Contingent Liabilities and Assets in the Public and Private Sector

  • Eichhorst, Werner



  • Gerard, Maarten


    (IDEA Consult)

  • Kendzia, Michael J.


    (Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW))

  • Mayrhuber, Christine


    (WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research)

  • Nielsen, Conny


  • Rünstler, Gerhard


    (WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research)

  • Url, Thomas


    (WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research)

Based on a study conducted for the European Parliament, Bonn 2011 (144 pages)

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Paper provided by Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in its series IZA Research Reports with number 42.

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Date of creation: 21 Dec 2011
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Handle: RePEc:iza:izarrs:42
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