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The Chilean system of contributory pensions as locus of rivalry and of a new social compact
This study assesses the contributory pension system in Chile and offers some recommendations for reform, from the viewpoint of social rights that generate expectations of satisfaction. The primary objective of any pension system is to provide income security to the elderly, and contributory pensions must reflect the savings achieved throughout working ...
Toward a system of basic cash transfers for children and older persons: An estimation of efforts, impacts and possibilities in Latin America
This paper seeks to estimate the costs and impacts of expanding the coverage and improving the quality of cash transfers to older people and to families with younge children in the countries of Latin America.