If our only options are 'work indefinitely, live poor or die' is it time to riot?

Butler, Kelley M.
December 2010
Employee Benefit News;Dec2010, Vol. 24 Issue 15, p8
The author reflects on the retirement crisis in the U.S. She recounts Retirement USA's calculations of the retirement income deficit in which the gap between the pensions and retirement savings that American households have stands at 6.6 trillion U.S. dollars. The author argues whether the response of the French by rioting when its government announced plans to raise its retirement age is the right response.


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