How Reforms Could Ease Pension Woes

Kalwarski, Gene
May 2003
Financial Executive;May2003, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p66
Academic Journal
The article discusses proposed changes to pension funding and accounting rules in the U.S. The impact of investment losses on the pension portfolios of companies, as well as the impact it has on their earnings is analyzed. Problems with the federal pension funding and accounting rules in the U.S. is examined. In regard to collective bargaining, both labor and management face financial crises, with the implications extending to the federal pension funding program as well as various other liability requirements.


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