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Title Aging population, pension funds, and financial markets : regional perspectives and global challenges for Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe / Robert Holzmann, editor
Published Washington, DC : The World Bank, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 162 pages) : illustrations
Series Directions in development. Finance
Directions in development (Washington, D.C.). Finance.
Contents Introduction, main messages, and policy conclusions / Robert Holzmann -- Were financial systems in CESE countries prepared for the challenges of multipillar pension reform? / Robert Holzmann, Csaba Feher, and Hermann von Gersdorff -- How can the financial markets be developed to better support funded systems? / Ricardo N. Bebczuk and Alberto R. Musalem -- Population aging and the payout of benefits / Heinz Rudolph and Roberto Rocha -- Can the financial markets generate sustained returns on a large scale? / Ricardo N. Bebczuk and Alberto R. Musalem -- Does investing in emerging markets help? / Ricardo N. Bebczuk and Alberto R. Musalem -- Will population aging impact rates of return? / Robert Holzmann
Summary Population aging will affect the performance of pension funds and financial markets in the former transition economies and require determined policy actions to complete financial market development and to promote financial literacy through education
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed July 23, 2015)
Subject Finance -- Europe, Central.
Finance -- Europe, Eastern.
Finance -- Europe, Southern.
Old age pensions -- Europe, Central -- Finance.
Old age pensions -- Europe, Eastern -- Finance.
Old age pensions -- Europe, Southern -- Finance.
Population aging -- Europe, Central.
Population aging -- Europe, Eastern.
Population aging -- Europe, Southern.
Form Electronic book
Author Holzmann, Robert.
ISBN 0821377337 (electronic bk.)
9780821377338 (electronic bk.)