Type of Content: News
Subtype: Website Post
Resource Title: Post-pandemic Retirement: Can We Build More Resilient Systems?
Publication Title: Knowledge@Wharton
Publish Date: July 14, 2020
But there is still hope for retirees, if policymakers, employers, and plan sponsors can purge retirement systems of their drawbacks and bring new financial products to fund them, according to a recent research paper by Olivia S. Mitchell, Wharton professor of business economics and public policy and executive director of the School’s Pension Research Council. Retirement systems must also provide for the long-term care needs of retirees, and build on recent moves to cover “gig economy” workers or freelancers, part-timers, and temporary workers, her paper stated.
Resource URL: https://whr.tn/3eEeaRX