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Published: 26 September 1996

336 Pages | 20 linecuts, 25 tables

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195104257

Bookseller Code (04)

Social Security in the 21st Century

Edited by Eric R. Kingson and James H. Schulz

This informative book offers an introduction to the basic economic, demographic, and political aspects of social security, and addresses the questions most often asked regarding this subject. It offers the historical background, concepts, statistics, and options necessary to make informed judgements about the program, and addresses issues such as intergenerational equity, gender discrimination, and the future entitlement programs in a time of reduced government spending. Perfect for people who would like a comprehensive overview on social security, this book offers an authoritative but balanced discussion of all issues of concern.