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Migration and Pension

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Volume/Issue: 1998/165

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Efraim Sadka , and Assaf Razin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451980011.001

ISBN: 9781451980011

Keywords: Low Skilled Migrants, Pay-As-You-Go Pension, Heterogenous Population, Overlapping Generations, migration, pension, pension system, pension benefit, retirement

Migrants, being relatively low earners, are net beneficiaries of the welfare state. However, this paper uses a dynamic model to show that because of migrants’ positive influence on the pension system, which...

Pension Developments and Reforms in Transition Economies

Pension Developments and Reforms in Transition Economies »

Volume/Issue: 1998/151

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlo Cottarelli , Luis Cubeddu , and M. Cangiano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451922912.001

ISBN: 9781451922912

Keywords: Pension reforms, Transition Economies, Social Protection, pension, benefits, retirement, early retirement

This paper reviews developments in pension systems in 11 transition economies during the 1990s, highlighting the forces behind their rapid weakening. It focuses on the challenges these systems face—including...

Pension Reform in India

Pension Reform in India »

Volume/Issue: 2001/125

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Robert Gillingham , and Daniel Kanda

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451854824.001

ISBN: 9781451854824

Keywords: Public pensions, personal saving, individual retirement accounts, pension, benefits, retirement, pension system, Social Security and Public Pensions,

This paper reviews the current state of the pension system in India, as well as plans to reform it. Problems with the current system are identified, and, within this context, the appropriate role of the government...

Pension Reform in the Baltics, Russia, and other Countries of the Former Soviet Union (BRO)

Pension Reform in the Baltics, Russia, and other Countries of the Former Soviet Union (BRO) »

Volume/Issue: 1998/11

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451842753.001

ISBN: 9781451842753

Keywords: Pension Reform, Transition, Social Protection, pension, benefits, retirement, retirement age

Despite their increasing fiscal burden, the public pension systems of BRO countries are failing to provide adequate social protection. Although there is a broad consensus about the need for pension reforms, BRO cou...

Pension Reforms in Japan

Pension Reforms in Japan »

Volume/Issue: 2012/285

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenichiro Kashiwase , Masahiro Nozaki , and Kiichi Tokuoka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475544312.001

ISBN: 9781475544312

Keywords: pension reform, pension, basic pension, pension benefit, pension benefits, life expectancy, Social Security and Public Pensions, Demographic Trends and Forecasts,

This paper analyzes various reform options for Japan's public pension in light of large fiscal consolidation needs of the country. The most attractive option is to increase the pension eligibility age in line with...

Reform of the Canada Pension Plan
			: Analytical Considerations

Reform of the Canada Pension Plan : Analytical Considerations »

Volume/Issue: 1997/141

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Charles Kramer , and Yutong Li

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451928327.001

ISBN: 9781451928327

Keywords: public pensions, applied general equilibrium, pension, benefits, public pension, wage, retirement

Like other transfer programs, a pay-as-you-go public pension system can significantly affect economic behavior and, hence, relative prices and macroeconomic aggregates. This paper illustrates some of these effects,...

The Impact of Rapid Aging and Pension Reform on Savings and the Labor Supply

The Impact of Rapid Aging and Pension Reform on Savings and the Labor Supply »

Volume/Issue: 2019/61

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hui He , Lei Ning , and Dongming Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498302890.001

ISBN: 9781498302890

Keywords: Pension reforms, Social security, Household survey data, Labor supply, Social welfare programs, Demographic Change, Pension Reform, Saving, Life Cycle, Heterogeneous Agent Model

We study, both empirically and quantitatively, the role of savings and the labor supply in self-insurance channels over the life cycle when one faces not only idiosyncratic income risks, but also changes in longevi...

The Italian Public Pension System
			: Current Prospects and Reform Options

The Italian Public Pension System : Current Prospects and Reform Options »

Volume/Issue: 1995/33

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrizia Canziani , and Dimitri Demekas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1995

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451845150.001

ISBN: 9781451845150

Keywords: pension, benefits, retirement age, retirement

Public pension expenditure in Italy has been growing rapidly in the last three decades and is now among the highest in industrialized countries. Despite recent reforms, benefits remain generous by international sta...

The Reform of the Pension System in Italy

The Reform of the Pension System in Italy »

Volume/Issue: 1997/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): A. Hamann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451922790.001

ISBN: 9781451922790

Keywords: pension, benefits, retirement, early retirement

Italy’s pension system was reformed in August 1995. The new system has various desirable long-run properties and, overall, it represents an improvement over earlier systems. However, it fails to address two...

The Impact of Rapid Aging and Pension Reform on Savings and the Labor Supply1

The Impact of Rapid Aging and Pension Reform on Savings and the Labor Supply1 »

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Volume/Issue: 2019/61

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hui He , Lei Ning , and Dongming Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302890

Keywords: Pension reforms, Social security, Household survey data, Labor supply, Social welfare programs, Demographic Change, Pension Reform, Saving, Life Cycle, Heterogeneous Agent Model

We study, both empirically and quantitatively, the role of savings and the labor supply in self-insurance channels over the life cycle when one faces not only idiosyncratic income risks, but also changes in longevi...