B E Kritzer
Social Security Bulletin, vol. 64, no. 1, 2002 p. 115-117
The current Argentinian pension system has three tiers: a universal basic state pension, an earnings-related compensation benefit for service rendered before July 1994, and for the third tier, participation in either a public defined contribution plan or a private pension scheme. Article discusses the impact of the country's current economic collapse on its pension system.
Financial Times, June 5th 2002, p. 6
Reports that France has withdrawn its opposition to new EU laws that will allow pension funds to operate across Europe. Pan-European funds will be regulated under a "light touch" regime and will face few constraints on the type of investments they make.