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The Role of Savings and Other Issues in Retirement Readiness
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Editors: Joel K. Harris
Book Description:
The 78 million members of the "baby boom" generation are beginning to retire. After many years of accumulating assets to spend in retirement, they now must decide how to convert these assets into a steady stream of income. Since the trend has shifted from defined benefit pensions to defined contribution plans such as 401(k) plans, future retirees will be less likely to have a guaranteed stream of income from defined benefit pensions. While Social Security will provide a guaranteed income to most retirees, it will replace only a relatively small proportion of their pre-retirement income. As a result of these trends, many future retirees will rely greatly on their savings to finance their consumption during retirement. This book examines the role of savings and other related issues in retirement readiness.



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Table of Contents:
Preface

The Impact of Medicare Premiums on Social Security Beneficiaries, pp. 1-23
(Kathleen Romig, Social Science Analyst, Domestic Social Policy Division)

IRAs and Other Savings Incentives: A Brief Overview, pp. 27 -31
(Jane G. Gravelle, Senior Specialist in Economic Policy, Government and Finance Division)

Income and Poverty Among Older Americans in 2007, pp. 33-63
(Patrick Purcell, Specialist in Income Security, Domestic Social Policy Division)

Converting Retirement Savings into Income: Annuities and Periodic Withdrawals, pp. 65-106
(Janemarie Mulvey, Patrick Purcell)

Individual Retirement Accounts and 401(k) Plans: Early Withdrawals and Required Distributions, pp. 107-127
(Patrick Purcell, Specialist in Income Security)

Behavioral Finance, the Market Crisis and Retirement Savings, pp. 129-135
(Shlomo Benartzi, Behavioral Decision Making Group, Anderson School of Management at UCLA)

Index

   Series:
      Retirement Issues, Plans and Lifestyles
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2010
   Pages: 6 x 9, 142 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-60741-446-9
   Status: AV
  
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FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
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