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Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding Gaps: Policy 10 Infographic

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  • On: 10/29/2020 10:04:30
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Two months ago, NCPERS released our latest research, 
Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding GapsThis research explores ten different policy options to close the public pension funding gap. Our final infographic explores Policy 10: Reforming Revenue Systems and Closing Tax Loopholes

NCPERS Delivers 10 Constructive Approaches to Closing Public Pension Funding Gaps

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  • On: 10/21/2020 10:15:15
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It’s all hopeless. That seems to be the attitude of critics of public pensions whenever a funding gap occurs.

File that ill-informed comment right next to “How did this happen?” (The answer to the latter question is usually a no-brainer. Although there are a number of possible reasons, far too often it’s very simple. A shortfall developed after a government withheld its payments to the pension fund while cheerfully requiring workers to keep forking over their share. No one should act surprised when a gap develops in such a case.)


 

Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding Gaps: Policy 7 Infographic

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  • On: 10/19/2020 10:06:18
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A few weeks ago, NCPERS released our latest research, Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding GapsThis research explores ten different policy options to close the public pension funding gap.This infographic explores Policy 7: Exploring Monthly Employer Contributions

10 Ways to Close Public Pension Funding Gap

NIRS Report: Rising Risks and Costs Threaten Americans’ Retirement Security

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  • On: 10/14/2020 09:59:52
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The hurdles to a secure retirement for Americans are becoming more daunting than ever as the shift from pensions to 401(k) pushes retirement risk onto workers’ shoulders.

That is the key finding of a new study, The Growing Burden of Retirement: Rising Costs and More Risk Increase Uncertainty, published by the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS).


 

Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding Gaps: Policy 5 Infographic

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  • On: 10/13/2020 10:35:41
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A few weeks ago, NCPERS released our latest research, Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding GapsThis research explores ten different policy options to close the public pension funding gap.This infographic explores Policy 5: Exploring Dedicated Revenue Stream

The Biden- Harris Plan for Puerto Rico

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  • On: 10/07/2020 08:24:03
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Protections for public pensions were a key element of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s plan for Puerto Rico. 

 

Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding Gaps: Policy 3 Infographic

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  • On: 10/05/2020 11:41:14
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A few weeks ago, NCPERS released our latest research, Ten Ways to Close Public Pension Funding GapsThis research explores ten different policy options to close the public pension funding gap.This infographic explores Policy 3: Exploring Bridge Loans to Increase Liquidity. 

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