The Pension Research Council
PRC Book

Living with Defined Contribution Pensions

Olivia S. Mitchell and Sylvester J. Schieber, Editors
US employers are increasingly turning to defined contribution pensions. This book explores the strengths and weaknesses of this rapidly growing plan type. Actuaries, economists, and lawyers analyze 401(k) plan investment patterns and pension incentives. Designed for benefits specialists and nonexperts, this book is a must for everyone seeking to understand pension opportunities.

1998 · University of Pennsylvania Press · ISBN 0-8122-3439-1