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- Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00
How to deliver adequate pension benefits at reasonable costs is a huge challenge confronting our ageing societies. This book provides insights into pension finance, pension system design, pension governance and risk based supervision. It is suitable for academic researchers, pension practitioners, supervisors and public sector policymakers. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95
This new book provides a cross-country comparative analysis of the key issues shaping the latest pension reforms in Europe: political games, welfare models and pathways, population reactions, and observed and expected outcomes. Pension reform has been a top policy priority for European governments in the last decade. Ageing populations, changing... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 75.00 US$ 65.99
Fiduciary Management offers an in-depth explanation of every facet of this fast-growing approach to organizing the management of an institutional investment portfolio. Expert author Anton van Nunen begins by outlining the historic shift that has brought this strategy to the attention of the investment community and quickly moves on to illustrate... more...
- International Labour Office 2004; US$ 5.00
This paper focuses on the extension of social security coverage to workers in the informal economy. In particular, the paper presents the results of surveys assessing social security needs of workers in the informal economy in both urban and rural areas. The outcome of these surveys provides primary information for the development of effective policy... more...
- International Labour Office 2006; US$ 5.00
Examines the growth-employment-poverty reduction nexus through a gender perspective. In particular, it explores how changes in economic policies affect womens and mens employment and proposes ways of assessing the implications of these changes for poverty and gender equality. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 70.00
Pension fund members across OECD countries have seen the loss or reduction of pension benefits in recent years. This volume looks at various methods of protecting pension benefits. It provides in-depth information on the application of these methods in OECD countries and analyses their advantages and drawbacks. Methods of risk sharing amongst pension... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2008; US$ 42.00
With public pensions under pressure and private pensions exposed to risk, individuals face an increasing variety of financial risks, particularly those linked to their retirement. This book analyzes the level of risk awareness of consumers and highlights good practices governments might initiate to enhance consumers' awareness and education... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2008; US$ 168.00
This comprehensive and in-depth reference work provides detailed information on the regulation and supervision of voluntary and mandatory occupational pension plans as well as mandatory private pension schemes in 58 countries worldwide. Designed to be complementary to Social Security Programs throughout the World, each country profile contains information... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 45.00
This book provides valuable information and analysis to managers, policymakers, and investment counselors in the rapidly expanding field of pension funding. American workers, too, need answers and insights on how to invest their money and plan for their retirement. fifteen of America's leading financial analysts address such pressing questions as... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 45.00
In the past several decades, pension plans have become one of the most significant institutional influences on labor and financial markets in the U.S. In an effort to understand the economic effects of this growth, the National Bureau of Economic Research embarked on a major research project in 1980. Issues in Pension Economics , the third in... more...