Automaker retiree cuts just the beginning

Shepherd, Leah Carlson
April 2006
Employee Benefit News;Apr2006, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the plan of automakers General Motors, Ford and Nissan North America to reduce its health benefit spending in 2007. Claim of automakers regarding the importance of retiree benefit cuts; Outlook of health care analyst Paul Ginsburg on employer-sponsored retiree health coverage; Potential outcomes of the plan for the health benefit spending of other industries in the U.S. INSET: Companies cut retiree benefits.


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