With millions of workers nearing age 65, retirement saving remains a crucial issue to the American public. But only half of American workers have access to an employer-based retirement plan and many observers are concerned that Americans are saving too little for retirement.
REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque; U.S. President Barack Obama listens to Labor Secretary Thomas Perez at the White House in Washington, October 7, 2015.
Two important new retirement savings initiatives from the Obama Administration
November 20, 2015, William G. Gale and David C. John
William G. Gale and David C. John discuss two recent initiatives enacted by the Obama Administration that could greatly increase the number of American workers who’ll be able to supplement their Social Security benefits with personal savings.
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William G. Gale
Co-Director, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center
Director, Retirement Security Project
Henry J. Aaron
Senior Fellow, Economic Studies
The Bruce and Virginia MacLaury Chair
Barry P. Bosworth
The Robert V. Roosa Chair
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