Longevity Policy: Facing Up to Longevity Issues Affecting Social Security, Pensions, and Older Workers

Synopsis

This book focuses on public policy issues concerning Social Security, pensions, and older workers that arise because people are living longer. The question it addresses is, "What should be the retirement policy responses to increased longevity?" Not only has increased longevity occurred for all major demographic groups, but people are healthier at older ages. This book draws on international experience to recommend solutions for U.S. policy.