ix, 541 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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National Bureau of Economic Research conference report.
This volume presents the third phase of the project. An analysis and country-by-country comparison of the effects of social security incentives on retirement behavior in Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, the UK, and the United States.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
Microsimulation of social security reforms in Belgium / Raphael Desmet, Alain Jousten, Sergio Perelman, and Pierre Pestieau Simulating the response to reform of Canada's income security programs / Michael Baker, Jonathan Gruber, and Kevin Milligan Fiscal implications of reforms in retirement systems in Denmark / Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta, and Peder J. Pedersen Simulating retirement behavior : the case of France / Emmanuelle Walraet and Ronan Mahieu The budget impact of reduced early retirement incentives on the German public pension system / Axel Börsch-Supan, Simone Kohnz, and Reinhold Schnabel Fiscal implications of pension reforms in Italy / Agar Brugiavini and Franco Peracchi Financial implications of social security reforms in Japan / Akiko S. Oishi and Takashi Oshio Simulation of pension reforms in the Netherlands / Arie Kapteyn and Klaas de Vos Evaluating Spanish pension expenditure under alternative reform scenarios / Michele Boldrin and Sergi Jimènez-Martin Financial implications of income security reforms in Sweden / Mårten Palme and Ingemar Svensson Fiscal effects of reforming the UK state pension system / Richard Blundell and Carl Emmerson Fiscal effects of social security reform in the United States / Courtney Coile and Jonathan Gruber.