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- World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 29.99
The former transition countries of Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe (CESE) inherited defined benefit public pension systems financed on a pay-as-you-go basis. Under central planning, these systems exhibited fiscal strains which worsened during the early years of the transition and became unsustainable under a market economy and projected population... more...
- World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 14.99
Population aging will affect the performance of pension funds and financial markets in the former transition economies and require determined policy actions to complete financial market development and to promote financial literacy through education. more...
- World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 24.99
Closing the Coverage Gap discusses how social pensions and other retirement income transfers can be used to close the coverage gap of mandatory pension systems. The book is organized in three parts. The first part makes the case for these programs by assessing the extent of the coverage gap around the world and evaluating the vulnerability to poverty... more...
- World Bank Publications 2006; US$ 34.99
This book presents 25 state of the art papers on the conceptual foundations and issues surrounding Non-financial, or Notional, Defined Contribution (NDC), country implementation of NDC (Italy, Latvia, Poland, and Sweden) and case studies for countries where NDC is figured in the reform debate. This book is intended to be a handbook for academics and... more...
- World Bank Publications 2008; US$ 34.99
Around the world, pension reform remains at the center of public debate. Its social, fiscal, and macroeconomic implications confront policy makers, practitioners, and academia with challenging questions. Pension systems in aging societiesin need of reform and further stressed by the pressures of globalizationrequire parallel reforms of... more...
- World Bank Publications 2008; US$ 24.99
Social Protection & Labor at the World Bank, 2000-2008 presents a progress review of the sector strategy by the World Bank, published in early 2001. The strategy proposed a new conceptual frameworkSocial Risk Managementto review and reform existing interventions and propose new ones that better assist vulnerable people in addressing the... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; Not Available
Das Lehrbuch ermöglicht einen schnellen Einstieg in die moralische Verhaltensökonomik, die angesichts weitreichender Unternehmensskandale zunehmend in den Fokus akademischer Lehrpläne rückt. In prägnanter, verständlicher Weise werden die wesentlichen moralpsychologischen Theorien und Forschungsmethoden erläutert. Kurze Lerneinheiten, übersichtliche... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 19.99
Abgestimmt auf die Anforderungen in Bachelor-Studiengängen werden in nachvollziehbarer Art und Weise die Grundlagen der Kostenrechnung vermittelt. Schaubilder, prägnante Zusammenfassungen am Ende jedes Kapitels, Beispiele, Übungsaufgaben mit Lösungen sowie für Bachelor-Studierende relevante Literaturtipps ergänzen die Ausführungen. Alle wichtigen Definitionen... more...
- World Bank Publications 2012; US$ 19.99
Severance pay, a program that provides compensation to workers on termination of employment, is the most widely used income protection program for the unemployedyet it is often blamed for creating economic inefficiencies such as reducing employment and limiting access to jobs for disadvantaged groups. Reforming Severance Pay: An International... more...
- World Bank Publications 2013; US$ 24.99
Comprehensive reform of Chinas pension and social security system is an essential element of achieving its objectives of a harmonious society and sustainable development. Over the past few years, the Government has considered various options and initiated several significant measures. In 2009 the authorities established a national framework for... more...