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Author Pilling, John.

Title Samuel Beckett / John Pilling
Published London ; Boston : Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1976

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Description x, 244 pages ; 23 cm
Summary "This book comprehensively documents developments in pension policy in eleven advanced industrial countries in Western Europe, East Asia and North America." "In order to explore what population ageing means for the sustainability of pension systems, the authors present a detailed review of pension policy making over the past two decades and provide up-to-date analysis of current pension legislation. They examine the factors that can facilitate or impede the adaptation of pension systems and the features that shape and determine reforms." "The breadth of geographic coverage provides an almost global picture of the impact of ageing on pension reform, at least in terms of high income countries. Academics and students with an interest in economics, social policy, sociology and political science will find this a worthwhile and rewarding volume. It will also be of value to policymakers interested in how the problem of unsustainable pension systems can be resolved."--BOOK JACKET
Analysis Beckett, Samuel Criticism and interpretation
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 227-235
Notes Also issued online
Subject Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989.
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989., Samuel
Age distribution (Demography) -- Economic aspects.
Aging -- Economic aspects -- Government policy.
Old age pensions -- Government policy.
Author Bonoli, Giuliano.
Shinkawa, Toshimitsu, 1956-
LC no. 76365144
ISBN 0710083238
Other Titles Aging and pension reform around the world