TITLE

Retiree medical benefits -- past, present and future

AUTHOR(S)
Schieber, Sylvester J.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Mar2006, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on retiree medical benefits in the U.S. Reason U.S. companies extended health benefits to retirees beginning in the 1950s; Advantages of retiree medical benefits to employers; Explanation on why U.S. companies that finance retiree medical benefits are at a competitive disadvantage compared to other companies in their industry that do not offer the benefits.
ACCESSION #
19894056

 

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