Everyone contributes equally to government-run pension schemes, but not everyone will spend the same number of years in retirement – blue-collar workers, for instance, do not live as long as their white-collar counterparts. Rather than pooling the resources of a heterogeneous group of workers, this column proposes that each worker receive a lump sum at a certain age, which they can then give to an occupational pension fund better informed about the life expectancy of its own participants.
|Publikationsdato||21 dec. 2019|
|Udgiver||Centre for Economic Policy Research|
|Status||Udgivet - 21 dec. 2019|
Hougaard Jensen, S. E., & Zoega, G. (2019, dec 21). Pensions and Intra-generational Equity: A Proposed Solution. London: Centre for Economic Policy Research. https://voxeu.org/article/pensions-and-intra-generational-equity