RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 314342386 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=432186 T1 Social security programs and retirement around the world fiscal implications of reform A1 Gruber, Jonathan., Wise, David A., National Bureau of Economic Research., PB University of Chicago Press PP Chicago YR 2007 SN 9780226310008 0226310000 9780226309989 0226309983 AB The future of Social Security is troubled, both in the United States and in most other developed countries with aging populations. As improvements in health care and changes in life styles enable retirees to live longer than ever before, the stress on national budgets will increase substantially. In Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World, Jonathan Gruber, David A. Wise, and experts in many countries examine the consequences of reforming retirement benefits in a dozen nations. Drawing on the work of an international group of noted economists, the editors argue that social secur.