Think tank wants government to double pension benefits

Report also calls for retirement age to be pushed to 68
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 03/16/2004

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British think tank is calling on the government to double the size of pensions and increase the retirement age to 68.

A report from the Adam Smith Institute said the pension should be increased to 40 per cent of average earnings, up from its current level of 20 per cent and, in some cases, 15 per cent, according to a report in the