Why is the Employment Rate of Older Swiss so High? An Analysis of the Social Security System
Posted: 12 Oct 2003 Last revised: 13 Nov 2012
Switzerland has one of the highest employment rates of individuals aged 55 to 64 among OECD countries. This paper explains how institutional features of the Swiss Social Security system contribute to employment of older workers.
Keywords: Employment, Social Security, Pensions, Switzerland
JEL Classification: H55, J14, J26
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