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South Carolina Legislature Passes Pension Reform Bill
De-Risking Strategies for Governmental Pension Plans
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Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions: Fourth Quarter 2016
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New Jersey Credit Rating Cut for 11th Time Under Gov. Christie
[Opinion] Pension Crisis Too Big for Markets to Ignore
Illinois Governor Vetoes Bill to Help Improve Funding Ratio for Two Chicago Pension Plans
Managing Risk While Investing for Governmental Retirement Plans
[Opinion] Stupid Public Pension Trends: Divestment Expands
[Guidance Overview] GASB Omnibus Statement Addresses Pension and OPEB Issues
Annuity Options in Public Pension Plans: The Curious Case of Social Security Leveling
Urban Institute Provides Online Public Pension Simulator
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Public Pension Assets Quarterly Update, Q4 2016
Puerto Rico Oversight Board Approves Fiscal Plan with Pension Changes
In Puerto Rico, Teachers' Pension Fund Works Like a Ponzi Scheme
The State of State Teachers' Pension Plans
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Indiana House Advances Bill for Offering 401(k)-Style Plan to New Teachers
Illinois Senate Passes Contribution Bill for Chicago Teachers Pension Plan
CalPERS Investment Priority Shifts to Avoiding Loss
In Puerto Rico, Pensions' Decline Pits Retirees Against Lenders
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Investment Return Volatility and the Los Angeles Fire and Police Pension Plan (PDF)
Public Pension Plan Investment Return Assumptions (PDF)
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CalSTRS Cuts Misreported Pensions for Hundreds of Teachers

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