The Leading eBooks Store Online
for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, Sony Reader...
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
Most popular at the top
- Cambridge University Press 2000; US$ 32.00
In the United States many important programs, such as Social Security and Medicare, are paid from trust funds. This book provides the first comprehensive study of this significant yet little-studied feature of the American welfare state, and also raises a fundamental question of democratic politics: can current officeholders bind their successors? more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2005; US$ 40.00
Population ageing and the resulting pressures on existing pension systems constitutes one of the most important challenges modern societies will have to face over the coming decades. Although governments have responded to such pressures by adopting a plethora of pension reforms, the adaptation process is far from over. more...
- Cato Institute 2004; US$ 17.00
Social Security is the largest government program in the world. But it is also a deeply troubled one, on the verge of financial collapse. Within 15 years, Social Security will begin running a deficit. Overall, the program is more than $26 trillion in debt. more...
- RAND Corporation 2005; US$ 9.95
Proponents of a type of insurance program called 24-hour care--which would consolidate employers? health care benefits, and possibly disability benefits, for both work-related and non-work-related claims--believe that it could yield substantial workers? compensation savings for California. more...
- CRC Press 2000; US$ 94.95
Workers' compensation causes headaches throughout all levels of an organization. Injuries affect production, costs, and morale. Managing Workers' Compensation: A Guide to Injury Reduction and Effective Claim Management lays out - in logical order - management and safety procedures that reduce injuries and the aggravation that follows. The authors cover... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 108.00
Deals with the methodologies of financial risk management of pension plans, mostly defined benefit plans. This book outlines basic actuarial valuation concepts and also presents valuation methods for defined benefit plans, and discusses their relationship to other types of pension plans. It also analyzes measurement of rate of return of a fund. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 33.00
Reforming retirement systems has become a major challenge for policy makers in Russia and around the world. The Russian Federation has undergone a major systemic reform of its pension system, shifting from a single, publicly managed system to one supplemented by a mandatory, privately managed and occupational-funded component as well as voluntary pension... more...
- A&C Black 2006; US$ 18.20
A guide to the pensions minefield that provides the information you need to plan now and avoid worry in the future. This book includes extensive FAQs, comprehensive and authoritative advice on where to get your pension and how to assess its quality, and help on what to do if you've been given bad advice. more...
- Thorogood Publishing 2007; US$ 48.95
Far too many pension trustees - even in large funds - have an inadequate understanding of investment and financial markets. This book - tailored specifically for pension fund trustees - fills an important knowledge gap. more...