Social Security and Retirement

We will continue our discussion of intergenerational transfers and overlapping generations issues. To make it concrete, we’ll look at the US Social Security programs.

  1. FAQs:
  2. Current SS system stats:
  3. Summary of program and issues:
  4. The full Trustees Report:
  5. Wikipedia: See in particular for the history of the system:

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