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Fees in Individual Account Pension Systems: A Cross-Country Comparison
OECD Working Paper 27
OECD
Sep 2008 Uruguay, El Salvador, Slovakia, Sweden, Poland, Peru, Mexico, Latvia, Kazakstan, Hungary, Estonia, Costa Rica, Colombia, Chile, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Australia, Argentina Administration
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published its 27th working paper on insurance and private pensions, "Fees in Individual Account Pension Systems: A Cross-Country Comparison" by Waldo Tapia and Juan Yermo. This paper focuses on the fees that are charged to participants in mandatory, defined contribution pension systems, focusing on the experience of Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, Australia, and Sweden.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2008 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

2844226C   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Policy risk in action: pension reforms and social security wealth in Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia
Pensions Institute publishes Discussion Paper PI-0812
Pensions Institute
Apr 2008 Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic Welfare Reform, Pension Reform
The Pensions Institute has published a discussion paper entitled "Policy risk in action: pension reforms and social security wealth in Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia" which provides evidence on the policy risk of social security in Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia by computing the changes in the social security wealth induced by the pension reforms undertaken since the 1990s. Overall, the paper documents that a pay-as-you-go system is not a secure source of retirement income since pension reforms do change the future contributions and benefits in different directions for different workers, and the magnitude of the reductions in social security wealth sometimes exceeds several years’ worth of the workers’ earnings.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Apr 2008 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

314197EA   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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