Time for a National Conversation About Retirement Policy
Ideas from abroad for improving retirement policy in the U.S.
For the next few weeks, Scott Cooley will be filling in for John Rekenthaler, who is on sabbatical.
On Monday, I reviewed a book, Falling Short: The Coming Retirement Crisis and What to Do About It, in which Alicia Munnell, Charles Ellis, and Andrew Eschtruth call for a series of changes to an arguably inadequate U.S. retirement system. In addition to prompting a national dialogue about retirement policy, Munnell, Ellis, and Eschtruth propose a series of mostly incremental but smart changes to the United States retirement system.
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