TITLE

Adair to be different?

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, Richard
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Money Marketing;4/3/2003, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the British Pensions Commission's handling of the state pension age issue, following the appointment of Adair Turner as commission chairman. Reasons for the reluctance of the government to address the issue; Consequences of a raise in the state pension age.
ACCESSION #
9542909

 

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