What are the Consequences of the AWG-Projections for the Adequacy of Social Security Pensions?

ENEPRI Research Report No. 65

340 Pages Posted: 4 Apr 2012

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Gijs Dekkers

Centre for Sociological Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium

Hermann Buslei

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

Maria Cozzolino

ISAE, Istituto di Studi e Analisi Economica

Raphael Desmet

Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium

Johannes Geyer

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

Dirk Hofmann

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)

Michele Raitano

Sapienza University of Rome

Viktor Steiner

Zentrum Fuer Europaeische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) - Center for European Economic Research; IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Paola Tanda

ISAE, Istituto di Studi e Analisi Economica

Simone Tedeschi

ISAE, Istituto di Studi e Analisi Economica

Frédéric Verschueren

Government of the Kingdom of Belgium - Federal Planning Bureau (FPB)

Date Written: January 16, 2009

Abstract

This paper starts by describing the model MIDAS in detail. It next presents and discusses some simulation results for Belgium, Germany and Italy. Finally, the simulation results of two alternative policy scenarios are presented and discussed.

Keywords: MIDAS, Belgium, Germany, Italy, AWG-projections, social security pensions, social security, pensions

Suggested Citation

Dekkers, Gijs and Buslei, Hermann and Cozzolino, Maria and Desmet, Raphael and Geyer, Johannes and Hofmann, Dirk and Raitano, Michele and Steiner, Viktor and Tanda, Paola and Tedeschi, Simone and Verschueren, Frédéric, What are the Consequences of the AWG-Projections for the Adequacy of Social Security Pensions? (January 16, 2009). ENEPRI Research Report No. 65, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2033662 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2033662

Gijs Dekkers (Contact Author)

Centre for Sociological Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium ( email )

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Hermann Buslei

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) ( email )

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Maria Cozzolino

ISAE, Istituto di Studi e Analisi Economica ( email )

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Raphael Desmet

Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium ( email )

Johannes Geyer

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) ( email )

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Dirk Hofmann

German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) ( email )

Michele Raitano

Sapienza University of Rome ( email )

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Italy

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Viktor Steiner

Zentrum Fuer Europaeische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) - Center for European Economic Research ( email )

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Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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Germany

Paola Tanda

ISAE, Istituto di Studi e Analisi Economica

Piazza dell' Indipendenza 4
I-00185
Italy

Simone Tedeschi

ISAE, Istituto di Studi e Analisi Economica ( email )

Piazza dell' Indipendenza 4
I-00185
Italy

Frédéric Verschueren

Government of the Kingdom of Belgium - Federal Planning Bureau (FPB) ( email )

Brussels, 1000
Belgium

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