Private Pension Policies in Industrialized Countries: A Comparative Analysis
In this comprehensive review of private pension systems in effect world-wide, Turner and Watanabe discuss the fundamental issues facing nations as they adopt and expand private pension systems. Specific policies in effect in several private pension systems are analyzed including those in nations dominating world pension assets (Japan, Germany, the U.K., and the U.S.), as is the country whose system is widely regarded as the model for developing nations, Chile. Turner and Watanabe also provide a compendium on the worldwide trends influencing pension systems and their implications for pension policy.
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Turner, John A., and Noriyasu Watanabe. 1995. Private Pension Policies in Industrialized Countries: A Comparative Analysis. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.