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Focus on . . . The Pension Protection Act and the PBGC

Journal of Pension Benefits, Vol. 14, No. 4, p. 49-55, Summer 2007

7 Pages Posted: 14 Jul 2009 Last revised: 27 Jul 2009

David A. Pratt

Albany Law School

Date Written: 2007

Abstract

This article discusses the status of the PBGC insurance program, focusing on single employer defined benefit plans. Discussion topics include flaws in the Title IV insurance system, questions about whether the PBGC program really constitutes insurance, PBGC's financial status, recent legislative changes, and the outlook for the PBGC insurance program.

Keywords: Pension Protection Act, PBGC insurance program

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Pratt, David A., Focus on . . . The Pension Protection Act and the PBGC (2007). Journal of Pension Benefits, Vol. 14, No. 4, p. 49-55, Summer 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1434048

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