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Securing pension provision, the challenge of reforming the age of entitlement, Catherine Blair

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Securing pension provision, the challenge of reforming the age of entitlement, Catherine Blair
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-150) and index
Main title
Securing pension provision
Oclc number
891619736
Responsibility statement
Catherine Blair
Series statement
Palgrave pivot
Sub title
the challenge of reforming the age of entitlement
Summary
By comparing Germany, France, the UK and the USA this study explores how governments have tackled the increased pressure of financing state pensions. Specifically, it looks at the approach of each of these countries to raising the age of entitlement in order to understand the ways in which this policy was introduced in different countries
Table Of Contents
The world of analysis : pension systems and their reforms in OECD countries. Ordering chaos -- Changing ages -- Beyond convergence and divergence : choosing the cases -- Analysing pensionable age changes in four countries. Early birds and laggards? A comparison of the USA and France -- Similar, yet different? A comparison of Germany and the United Kingdom -- Bringing the storeis together. Acting and reacting : the public-private interplay in pensionable age reforms -- Acquiring the ability to reform -- Reconciling the approaches
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