Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Si Guo , and Futoshi Narita
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 06 July 2018
Keywords: Fiji, Insurance, Asia and Pacific, Small states, Life-cycle model, Natural disasters, Pension, Social Security and Public Pensions
Pacific island countries are exposed to significant risks from natural disasters. As a disaster relief measure, Fiji allowed pre-retirement pension withdrawls in the wake of Cyclone Winston in 2016. Motivated by th...