Document Number: 8716Better Benefits: Reforming Teacher Pensions for a Changing Work Force - This report examines teacher pensions and details the problems facing current state pension programs — both the fiscal problems, which are severe, and the educational consequences of these retirement plans. It also offers a specific set of policy recommendations designed to improve the fiscal solvency of state pension plans while also making the new plans more attractive to teachers. The appendix provides 50-state data on per-person state pension plan liabilities. (Chad Aldeman and Andrew Rotherham, Education Sector, July 2010)...
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