Search Results

You are looking at 61 - 70 of 77 items

  • Keyword: social security system x
Clear All Modify Search
Australia
			: Selected Issues

Australia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 1997/23

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 April 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451802016.002

ISBN: 9781451802016

Keywords: social security, private saving, unemployment, pension, welfare system

This Selected Issues paper examines the role that government policy in Australia plays in influencing household saving, both directly through its own saving and the structure of the tax, social security and welfare...

Finance & Development, December 2018

Finance & Development, December 2018 »

Volume/Issue: 55/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484386194.022

ISBN: 9781484386194

Keywords: Finance and Development, Social safety nets, Poverty, Development, Unemployment, Social security, social protection, develop economy, advanced economy, protection system

Finance and Development...

Empirical Determinants of Household Saving
			: Evidence From OECD Countries

Empirical Determinants of Household Saving : Evidence From OECD Countries »

Volume/Issue: 1997/181

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tim Callen , and Christian Thimann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451859157.001

ISBN: 9781451859157

Keywords: Household Saving, Tax Structure, Social Security System, welfare systems, private saving, unemployment

This paper analyzes the empirical determinants of household saving using data from 21 OECD countries for 1975-95. A particular focus is the influence of the tax and social security systems on household saving. The...

The Insurance Role of Social Security
			: Theory and Lessons for Policy Reform

The Insurance Role of Social Security : Theory and Lessons for Policy Reform »

Volume/Issue: 1997/113

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Victor Valdivia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451944174.001

ISBN: 9781451944174

Keywords: Public Finance, Computable General Equilibrium, welfare gains, wealth distribution, welfare impact, social security system

This paper examines the impact of social security on welfare. The provision of social security reduces precautionary savings and encourages early retirement. Consequently, it lowers aggregate capital, employment, o...

Reforming the Public Pension System in the Russian Federation

Reforming the Public Pension System in the Russian Federation »

Volume/Issue: 2012/201

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Frank Eich , Mauricio Soto , and Charleen Gust

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475505511.001

ISBN: 9781475505511

Keywords: Russia, pension reform, pension, pension system, pension spending, retirement, Social Security and Public Pensions,

Pension reform is a key policy challenge in Russia. This paper examines how pension spending could increase in Russia in the absence of reforms, quantifies the impact of some recent proposals, and suggests some alt...

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...

Can the Private Annuity Market Provide Secure Retirement Income?

Can the Private Annuity Market Provide Secure Retirement Income? »

Volume/Issue: 2004/230

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Allison Schrager , and George Mackenzie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451875539.001

ISBN: 9781451875539

Keywords: Public pension systems, individual accounts, retirement, pension, retirement income, life annuity, bond, Social Security and Public Pensions,

Annuity premiums are often assumed to be constant, although they can be expected to vary with the yield curve. Variations in premiums will become an important public policy issue as defined-contribution (DC) pensio...

Electoral System and Public Spending

Electoral System and Public Spending »

Volume/Issue: 2001/22

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Roberto Perotti , Massimo Rostagno , and Gian Milesi-Ferretti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451843972.001

ISBN: 9781451843972

Keywords: electoral rules, proportionality, public spending, transfers, electoral system, electoral systems, voter, voting, government spending, Structure

We study the effects of electoral institutions on the size and composition of public expenditure in OECD and Latin American countries. We present a model emphasizing the distinction between purchases of goods and s...

Self-Employment and Support for the Dutch Pension Reform

Self-Employment and Support for the Dutch Pension Reform »

Volume/Issue: 2019/64

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Izabela Karpowicz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498302807.001

ISBN: 9781498302807

Keywords: Social security, Demographic indicators, Pension reforms, Pension funds, Household survey data, pension reform, self-employment, self-employed, pension system, freedom of choice

The Netherlands' pension system is characterized by high participation rates, adequate retirement income, strong capitalization and sustainability. Pressure points are arising, however, due to population aging and...

Demographic Changes in Latin America
			: The Good, the Bad and …

Demographic Changes in Latin America : The Good, the Bad and … »

Volume/Issue: 2017/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Santiago Acosta Ormaechea , Marco Espinosa-Vega , and Diego Wachs

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475594775.001

ISBN: 9781475594775

Keywords: Aging, Government expenditures and health, public pension spending, public healthcare spending, pension system reforms, Social Security and Public Pensions, Forecasts of Budgets, Deficits, and Debt

The paper develops a simple, integrated methodology to project public pension cash flows and healthcare spending over the long term. We illustrate its features by applying it to the LAC5 (Argentina, Brazil, Chile,...