Book 2009

Social Security Reform in Transition Economies

Lessons from Kazakhstan

ISBN: 978-1-349-37423-6 (Print) 978-0-230-61802-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    The Road to Kazakhstan’s Pension and Social Reform

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    Chapter

    Pages 15-26

    The Unsustainable Welfare State

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-58

    The Political Economy of the Reform

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    Chapter

    Pages 59-85

    Macroactuarial Forecasts

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    Chapter

    Pages 87-109

    Kazakhstan’s Economic Transformation, 1989–2007

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    Chapter

    Pages 111-134

    Pension Benefits during the Transition Period

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    Chapter

    Pages 135-149

    Performance of Pension Funds

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    Chapter

    Pages 151-177

    Legal Aspects of the Accumulative Pension System

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    Chapter

    Pages 179-199

    Regulation of Pension Funds

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    Chapter

    Pages 201-227

    Actuarial Forecasts: The Reform’s Distributional Consequences

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    Chapter

    Pages 229-253

    Lessons for Future Reformers

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 255-275