Pension Reform in India

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Robert Gillingham

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Daniel Kanda

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Date Written: September 2001

Abstract

This paper reviews the current state of the pension system in India, as well as plans to reform it. Problems with the current system are identified, and, within this context, the appropriate role of the government in retirement saving is discussed. Finally, the OASIS reform proposal is evaluated and additional reform options are presented.

Keywords: Public pensions, personal saving, individual retirement accounts

JEL Classification: G23, H55

Suggested Citation

Gillingham, Robert and Kanda, Daniel, Pension Reform in India (September 2001). IMF Working Paper No. 01/125, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=879886

Robert Gillingham (Contact Author)

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Daniel Kanda

International Monetary Fund (IMF) ( email )

700 19th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20431
United States

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