Lessons from Abroad for the U.S. Entitlement Debate

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2014 – The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Global Aging Initiative will host a policy forum on global best-practices in retirement policy and pension system reform. Panelists will analyze which initiatives U.S. policymakers can draw upon in other developed countries. Full details appear below.

This event marks the release of "Lessons from Abroad for the U.S. Entitlement Debate," a new report by CSIS Senior Associate Richard Jackson.  To view the full report visit: http://csis.org/publication/lessons-abroad-us-entitlement-debate

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
3:00 – 5:00 PM
First Floor Conference Center
CSIS, 1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036

Credentialed members of the press who would like to attend must RSVP to cquinn@csis.org

Moderated by:

Rudolph G. Penner
Institute Fellow, Urban Institute

Richard Jackson
Senior Associate, Global Aging Initiative, CSIS

Edward Whitehouse

Author of the World Bank’s Pensions Panorama and lead author of the OECD’s Pensions at a Glance

James C. Capretta

Senior Fellow, Ethics & Public Policy Center


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