Reforming Pensions in Europe: Economic Fundamentals and Political Factors

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Ondrej Schneider;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Charles University in Prague, Institute of Economic Studies (IES) Prague
  • Journal: Finance a uver - Czech Journal of Economics and Finance,volume 59,issue 4 Oktober,pages292-308
  • Subject: Gewerkschaftlicher Organisationsgrad | EU-Staaten (Osteuropa) | Rentenfinanzierung | Bevölkerungsökonomie | EU-Staaten | H55 | Gesetzliche Rentenversicherung | Rentenreform | fiscal institutions | pension reform | Public Choice | Öffentliche Sozialausgaben | pension system, European Union, pension reform, fiscal institutions | Neue politische Ökonomie | Gewerkschaftsmitgliedschaft | P26 | European Union | pension system | D72
    • jel: jel:H55 | jel:D72 | jel:P26
      ddc: ddc:330

This paper analyzes pension reforms in Europe and their determinants. As pension reforms are intrinsically difficult to define and pinpoint, we introduce an alternative measure of pension reforms by comparing long-term forecasts of pension expenditures for seventeen Eur... View more
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