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Searching for: researcher is "national centre for social and economic modelling"

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Old, Single and Poor: Using Microsimulation and Microdata to Analyse Poverty and the Impact of Policy Change Among Older Australians
Old, Single and Poor
National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling
15 Sep 2008 Australia State Pensions, Pensioners & Retirement, Payment of Pensions, Countries - excl. European Union and US
According to research by the National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling, raising the state pension by $30 a week for single pensioners, which is equivalent to two-thirds of the couples' rate, would still leave them 4% below the poverty line. The current single age pensioner receives $273.40 a week, which puts them 15% below the poverty line.

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.

F5437719   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Half of all female baby boomers have almost no superannuation savings
Half of all female baby boomers have almost no superannuation savings
National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling
Oct 2006 Australia Savings, Investment - General, Equality, Countries - excl. European Union and US
Half of all female baby boomers have less than $8,000 in superannuation, according to new research by the National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling (NATSEM) at the University of Canberra. Author Professor Simon Kelly commented: "This low median figure for women is extremely concerning. It is a consequence of women’s late entry into superannuation schemes, the different workforce participation patterns, and lower earnings of women, as they balance paid work with children."

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 >> Oct 2006 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

4C352213   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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