Pension Systems in the Middle East and North Africa: A Window of Opportunity


Börsch-Supan, Axel ; Tumbarello, Patrizia ; Palacios, Robert


Document Type: Working paper
Year of publication: 1999
The title of a journal, publication series: Rationalitätskonzepte, Entscheidungsverhalten und ökonomische Modellierung
Volume: 99-44
Place of publication: Mannheim
Publication language: English
Institution: School of Law and Economics > VWL insb Makroök u Wirtschaftspol (Börsch-Supan)
MADOC publication series: Sonderforschungsbereich 504 > Rationalitätskonzepte, Entscheidungsverhalten und ökonomische Modellierung (Laufzeit 1997 - 2008)
Subject: 330 Economics
Abstract: This study summarizes current policies in the non-OPEC countries of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Its objectives are to: (a) provide an overview and comparative analysis of the formal old-age social security systems in the region; (b) highlight the link between pension policy and labor market performance, financial market development, domestic saving and economic growth; and (c) initiate a discussion among policymaker about possible directions for future pension reforms taking into account experiences in other regions.

Dieser Eintrag ist Teil der Universitätsbibliographie.




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Börsch-Supan, Axel ; Tumbarello, Patrizia ; Palacios, Robert (1999) Pension Systems in the Middle East and North Africa: A Window of Opportunity. Rationalitätskonzepte, Entscheidungsverhalten und ökonomische Modellierung Mannheim 99-44 [Working paper]


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