TITLE

How Reforms Could Ease Pension Woes

AUTHOR(S)
Kalwarski, Gene
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Financial Executive;May2003, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9654850

 

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