Poorer Boomer Retirees: Macro Implications of Proposed Pension and SS Benefit Cuts

In many political circles this year, a mantra has emerged: ¬†we cannot afford the public sector pension plans and we cannot afford Social Security - we must cut the future benefits. For example, George Biggs of the conservative, right-wing think tank American Enterprise Institute argues that even though public sector workers receive lower pay than … Continue reading Poorer Boomer Retirees: Macro Implications of Proposed Pension and SS Benefit Cuts