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How Does Your Retirement Program Stack Up? - 2010 Edition of Mercer Survey
54 pages. Excerpt: "The report [using data for employers in the S&P 1500] includes perspectives and in-depth analysis on the current state of pension programs (pension health and materiality), risk management with regard to benefits earned and the assets backing them (volatility), delivery of future benefits and retirement program life cycles (sustainability), and management assumptions and decisions that drive accounting results."
Public Pension Funds Could Be in for Big Shock from Upcoming GASB Report
Excerpt: "The Government Accounting Standards Board is preparing to release a document that could send shivers through public pension systems and the taxpayers who fund them. The document, tagged a preliminary view of proposed pension accounting reforms, is scheduled for release this week."
Wanted: A Gold Standard for Governmental Pension Plan Governance
Excerpt: "The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), whose membership includes public pension plan officers and thousands of chief financial officers for public employers and plan sponsors, has issued recommended governance practices that provide clear guidance to pension trustees and administrators on how to govern their plans."
State Plan Administrators Take Issue with Paper Projecting Pension Insolvency Dates
Excerpt: "In his paper 'Are State Public Pensions Sustainable?,' Northwestern University Assistant Professor Joshua D. Rauh concludes that 'many state systems will run out of money in 10-20 years if some attempt is not made to improve the funding of liabilities that have already accrued.' . . . . We disagree with his analysis for the following reasons: . . ."
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