TITLE

Notes on a scandal

AUTHOR(S)
Byrne, Tony
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;6/25/2009, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author presents his views on the state and public sector pensions in Great Britain. He states that the problem with government pensions is that they are totally unfunded and paid for by current taxpayers. He mentions the Members of the Parliament (MPs) as one example of greediness in public sector pensions. He said that MP accrues civil servant's pension twice the speed of an ordinary civil servant. According to him, the government pension is nothing but a government promise.
ACCESSION #
43380931

 

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