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- Wiley 2011; US$ 16.99 US$ 14.99
Get the most out of your 401(k) in any economy Filled with sample 401(k) portfolios for every stage of life Invest your 401(k) money wisely and make the most of your retirement Want to know what kind of investment mix you need to make your retirement money grow? Don't know what to do with a 401(k) account from your last job? Worried that your... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 18.02
Der Band stellt Ergebnisse der ersten Befragungswelle des Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) vor, in deren Rahmen mehr als 30.000 Personen im Alter 50plus aus 11 Ländern befragt wurden. In acht Kapiteln werden verschiedene ökonomische, soziale und gesundheitliche Aspekte des Alterns in Deutschland und Europa beleuchtet. Darin... more...
- World Bank Publications 2010; US$ 9.99
This study highlights the interaction between social protection programs and labor markets in the Latin America region. It presents new evidence on the limited coverage of existing programs and emphasizes the challenges caused by high informality for achieving universal social protection for old age income, for health, for unemployment risks and for... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00
This e-book addresses organisational innovation in activation policies and covers: six European countries (including Scandinavia and east and west Europe); an historical perspective; and policies aimed at the general workless population along with those targeted at specific groups e.g. disabled people. The final section emphasises three important teachings... more...
- 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...
- University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 45.00
Social security reform in the United States continues to be a pressing and contentious issue, with advocates touting some form of a centralized or a privatized system of personal accounts. In general, centralized systems offer low administrative costs, but are potentially subject to political mismanagement and appropriation. Privatized account systems,... more...
- International Monetary Fund 2013; US$ 9.00
For Afghanistan, the dual prospect of declining donor support and high ongoing security spending over the medium term keeps the government budget tight. This paper uses a general equilibrium model to capture the security-development tradeoff facing the government in its effort to rehabilitate macroeconomic stability and welfare. In particular, it considers... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 116.00
Providing an overview of the future research challenges for economists and social scientists concerning population ageing, pensions, health and social care in Europe, this book examines how scientific research can provide cutting-edge evidence on income security and well-being of the elderly, and labour markets and older workers. 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...
- International Monetary Fund 2007; US$ 9.00
This paper focuses on the nexus between pension funds' balance sheet liabilities, reflecting their age profile and payments obligations, and the investment behavior and costs of these funds. The context of the analysis is the stringent regulatory framework and the highly fragmented and heterogeneous pension fund landscape in Switzerland. Detailed data... more...