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Research Projects – Pension
The Committee on Post Retirement Needs and Risks completed a landmark effort examining the major decisions encountered in retirement. Drawing upon the expertise of prominent retirement professionals, the result is a thought-provoking series of issue briefs written in everyday language. The briefs tackle a variety of retirement decisions with practical considerations and advice.
The Committee on Post-Retirement Needs and Risks would like to acknowledge and thank its members who worked on producing this series.
If you have any questions or comments regarding these briefs, please contact Steve Siegel, Research Actuary at