Panama : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

April 3, 2000

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This Selected Issues paper analyzes a study conducted by the International Labor Organization, which evaluates the Caja de Seguro Social or CSS's actuarial situation. The paper describes Panama's social security system, which consists of the Social Security Agency (Caja de Seguro Social or CSS) and several complementary schemes. The study reviews the basic characteristics of the system; the CSS's financial situation; the complimentary public pension scheme—Fondo Complementario de Prestaciones Sociales; and strategies for further reform. It also provides a statistical appendix for the country.

Series:

Country Report No. 00/44

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

April 3, 2000

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451830811/1934-7685

Stock No:

1PANEA0012000

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

67

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