• Economics
  • Published 2001

Pension systems in 15 countries compared: the value of entitlements

@inproceedings{Whitehouse2001PensionSI,
  title={Pension systems in 15 countries compared: the value of entitlements},
  author={Edward Whitehouse},
  year={2001}
}
This paper calculates prospective pension entitlements for illustrative workers at different income levels in 15 OECD countries. The modelling includes universal and resource tested schemes, public and private earnings-related plans and mandatory defined contribution schemes. The paper includes a detailed description of pension systems, gross pension benefits and benefits net of tax. The results show considerable differences in the philosophy of different countries pension schemes, particularly… CONTINUE READING

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