Public pensions in OK shape

Canada’s plans compare favourably to other nations, but OECD report warns of reduced pension promises
By Sarah Dobson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 08/30/2007

An extensive study of government-mandated pension and retirement pensions around the world shows major reforms will mean a reduced pension promise for workers. And while this has been necessary to ensure the financial sustainability of pension systems, there is still work to be done.

So says the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in Paris, which looked at 30 industrialized countries in its report

Pensions at a Glance 2007