pension reform, household saving

Publication date: 27 Oct 2006 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | External authors: Disney, R. | Journal: National Institute Economic Review No. 198
I argue that the offsetting effect of public pension contributions on household retirement saving depends on how closely the public pension programme imitates a private retirement saving plan (i.e. the 'actuarial' content of the public pension programme) - the closer the design of the...