New PDF release: A Quarter Century of Pension Reform in Latin America and the

By Carolin A. Crabbe

ISBN-10: 1597820202

ISBN-13: 9781597820202

The social defense equation is worsening world wide with the elderly inhabitants transforming into quicker than the exertions strength. within the final twenty years of the 20th century, the Latin American and the Caribbean zone used to be confronted with what appeared insurmountable problems during this regard. Social defense bills had grown with the inflation and upward changes of wages and frequent tax evasion. inside of this framework, numerous nations within the zone undertook a profound overhaul in their social defense structures, changing them totally or partly with a privately controlled and invested method. those far-reaching reforms have replaced the way in which social defense is considered and, thus, policymakers around the globe are the adventure of the area. 1 / 4 Century of Pension Reform in Latin the US and the Caribbean offers an research of those reforms, what labored good, what didn't, what are the teachings realized and what are the subsequent steps.

Show description

Read or Download A Quarter Century of Pension Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean: Lessons Learned and Next Steps PDF

Similar labor & industrial relations books

New PDF release: Making a Living: Work and Environment in the United States

In an cutting edge fusion of work and environmental heritage, being profitable examines paintings as a significant a part of americans' evolving courting with nature, revealing the unforeseen connections among the struggle for staff' rights and the increase of the fashionable environmental move. Chad Montrie bargains six case stories: cloth ''mill girls'' in antebellum New England, plantation slaves and newly freed sharecroppers within the Mississippi Delta, homesteading ladies within the Kansas and Nebraska grasslands, native-born coal miners in southern Appalachia, autoworkers in Detroit, and Mexican and Mexican American farm employees in southern California.

Get Employment Relationships: New Models of White-Collar Work PDF

The second one half the 20 th century witnessed a particularly dramatic shift within the nature of white collar employment, from lifetime tenure, frequently in a truly hierarchical paintings constitution, to a brand new version outlined through flatter companies, task lack of confidence, shorter tenures, declining attachment among service provider and worker, and contingent paintings.

Download PDF by Jaime Ortega: International Perspectives on Participation (Advances in the

This quantity analyzes worker participation in under-researched international locations and whose financial associations range from the Anglo-American context. half one of many quantity is devoted to China. In a context during which fiscal judgements made through businesses are heavily inspired through the political associations and practices, the level to which leader govt officials (CEOs) be capable to make self reliant judgements isn't to be taken without any consideration.

New PDF release: Global Trade and European Workers

Are jobs and wages, quite these of the low-skilled, undermined via exchange and funding with Asian and different rising economies? This publication offers contributions in this factor which position the analytical and coverage debate into context. concentrating on Europe, the e-book indicates that easy one-line messages at the influence of exchange on jobs and wages don't have any sound analytical foundations.

Additional resources for A Quarter Century of Pension Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean: Lessons Learned and Next Steps

Sample text

There are consequences associated with this large exposure to sovereign debt. 9 presents the proportion of investment by category in countries that undertook structural reforms. Pension funds in Chile and Peru have a fairly balanced investment profile, but others are heavily 30 Copyright © by the Inter-American Development Bank. All rights reserved. 0 Government Financial Securities Institutions Corporate Bonds Equities Investment Funds Source: AIOS (2004). invested in government securities. This policy has had a negative impact on pension portfolios in several countries.

7 percent in 2003. 5. The table confirms that Chile planned well for the rising costs of the transition to the reformed system, while in Bolivia, the transition has contributed significantly to the rapid increase of the fiscal deficit. Peru has shown some improvement and Mexico registered a slight increase above the projections. The apparent slight improvement of the fiscal deficit in Argentina is more difficult to assess in view of the 2001– 02 collapse of the economy. The fact that the pension reform failed to attain one of its primary objectives—to reduce government expenditures—has been used by opponents as evidence that the reform failed.

Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Seguridad Social de Argentina. 2004. Dirección General de Estudios y Formulación de Políticas de Empleo. Buenos Aires. Palacios, Robert and Rafael Rofman. 2001. Annuity Markets and Benefit Design in Multipillar Pension Schemes: Experiences and Lessons from Four Latin American Countries. Social Protection Discussion Paper Series No. 0107. C. Principal Financial Group. 2004. Global Financial Well-Being Study. Des Moines: Principal Financial Services, Inc. Rapp, Jorge García and Eduardo Merlinsky.

Download PDF sample

A Quarter Century of Pension Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean: Lessons Learned and Next Steps by Carolin A. Crabbe


by Robert
4.2

Rated 4.62 of 5 – based on 32 votes