The Pension Puzzle: Prerequisites and Policy Choices in Pension Design

 
Author/Editor: Barr, N. A.
 
Publication Date: August 07, 2003
 
Electronic Access: Free Full text


 
Summary: Looks at the policy choices involved in creating pension schemes, particularly whether it is advisable to move away from government pay-as-you-go pensions toward private or publicly funded plans. Examines the reasons for the controversy surrounding pension design, and whether the second level of pension systems should be mandatory, private, funded, and defined-contribution.
 
Series: Economic Issues No. 29
Subject(s): Pensions

 
Arabic
Publication Date: August 07, 2003
ISBN/ISSN: ISBN 1-58906-148-9 ; ISSN 1020-8380 Format: Paper
Stock No: EIIAA029 Pages: 23
Price:
Free
 
 
Chinese
Publication Date: February 25, 2003
ISBN/ISSN: ISBN 1-58906-149-7 ; ISSN 1020-8399 Format: Paper
Stock No: EIICA029 Pages: 24
Price:
Free
 
 
French
Publication Date: February 25, 2003
ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-58906-146-0 / 1020-7724 Format: Paper
Stock No: EIIFA029 Pages: 30
Price:
Free
 
 
Russian
Publication Date: January 16, 2003
ISBN/ISSN: ISBN 1-58906-150-0 ; ISSN 1020-8402 Format: Paper
Stock No: EIIRA029 Pages: 27
Price:
Free
 
 
Spanish
Publication Date: January 22, 2003
ISBN/ISSN: ISBN 1-58906-147-0 ; ISSN 1020-8372 Format: Paper
Stock No: EIISA029 Pages: 26
 
 
English
Publication Date: April 30, 2002
ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-58906-111-8 / 1020-5098 Format: Paper
Stock No: EIIEA029 Pages: 28
 
 
Please address any questions about this title to publications@imf.org