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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Social security programs and retirement around the world.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jonathan Gruber; David A Wise; National Bureau of Economic Research.
|ISBN:||9780226310008 0226310000 9780226309989 0226309983|
|Notes:||This volume presents the third phase of the project.
An analysis and country-by-country comparison of the effects of social security incentives on retirement behavior in Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, the UK, and the United States.
|Description:||1 online resource (ix, 541 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Microsimulation of social security reforms in Belgium / Raphael Desmet, Alain Jousten, Sergio Perelman, and Pierre Pestieau --
Simulating the response to reform of Canada's income security programs / Michael Baker, Jonathan Gruber, and Kevin Milligan --
Fiscal implications of reforms in retirement systems in Denmark / Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta, and Peder J. Pedersen --
Simulating retirement behavior : the case of France / Emmanuelle Walraet and Ronan Mahieu --
The budget impact of reduced early retirement incentives on the German public pension system / Axel Börsch-Supan, Simone Kohnz, and Reinhold Schnabel --
Fiscal implications of pension reforms in Italy / Agar Brugiavini and Franco Peracchi --
Financial implications of social security reforms in Japan / Akiko S. Oishi and Takashi Oshio --
Simulation of pension reforms in the Netherlands / Arie Kapteyn and Klaas de Vos --
Evaluating Spanish pension expenditure under alternative reform scenarios / Michele Boldrin and Sergi Jimènez-Martin --
Financial implications of income security reforms in Sweden / Mårten Palme and Ingemar Svensson --
Fiscal effects of reforming the UK state pension system / Richard Blundell and Carl Emmerson --
Fiscal effects of social security reform in the United States / Courtney Coile and Jonathan Gruber.
|Series Title:||National Bureau of Economic Research conference report.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Jonathan Gruber and David A. Wise.|
"Like its predecessor NBER volumes from this project, the new book is informative and useful as a reference for social security schemes and looming problems in the covered countries."--Monika Buetler
- Social security -- Finance.
- Retirement -- Economic aspects.
- Retirement income.
- Older people -- Employment.
- Older people.
- Social security.
- POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
- Social Security -- economics.
- Developed Countries.
- Retirement -- economics.
- Socioeconomic Factors.
- Soziale Sicherheit
- Internationaler Vergleich