Pay and Benefits

October 1998
People Management;10/1/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 19, p9
Presents information on pay and benefits of workers in the United States. Retention of basic state pension for engineers in line with inflation; Introduction of stakeholder pensions to create hybrid pensions; Information on free-standing additional voluntary contributions.


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