Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Massimo Rostagno , and Francesca Utili
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 1998
Keywords: Social protection, vertical and horizontal efficiency, means-testing formula, pensions, pension, disability, disability pensions, minimum income
Italy’s system of social protection has come under criticism for being fragmented and excessively skewed toward pensioners and “insiders.” After setting up a consolidated presentation of the so...