Developing Future Social Protection Systems: Retirement Income. World Economic Forum. February 27, 2013.
Developed countries and emerging markets alike are facing substantial challenges as a result of changing demographics, fiscal constraints, economic instability and volatile financial markets. It is apparent that there is a need not only to address the long-term problems associated with these challenges but also to take short-term action. The report assesses, on the basis of economic indicators, the fiscal sustainability of various retirement income pillars of 36 countries. Moreover, it evaluates the inherent risks, challenges and opportunities of current retirement income schemes in general and for each individual pillar. [Note: contains copyrighted material].
[PDF format, 36 pages, 2.2 MB].