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The Many Definitions of Social Security Privatization
The Economists' Voice (2006)
  • Don Fullerton, University of Texas at Austin
  • Michael Geruso
Definitions can matter, and Don Fullerton and Michael Geruso argue that proponents of social security privatization mean a host of different things by "privatization." They point out that many of the gains from privatization seen by economists like Martin Feldstein and Laurence Kotlikoff owe to only a few aspects of privatization.
  • social security,
  • funding,
  • personal accounts,
  • pensions,
  • privatization
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Don Fullerton and Michael Geruso. "The Many Definitions of Social Security Privatization" The Economists' Voice Vol. 3 Iss. 4 (2006)
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