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net source of revenue. It attracts at the event received while the social safety approach in Italy was once reformed within the early Nineties, which ended in drastic discount rates within the variety of claims opposed to the statutory pension scheme. a few of the sectors of the inhabitants (elderly humans, teens, public staff in place of inner most region staff, etc.) have been affected to differing levels. From Brugiavini's estimates, it turns into transparent relief in claims opposed to the statutory pension approach has resulted in a markedly elevated willingness to save lots of, relatively within the sectors of the inhabitants that have been most influenced. Reinhold Schnabel begins via discussing attainable outcomes of a pension reduce from a German standpoint. He discusses attainable results on saving and labour provide. within the moment a part of his reviews he questions even if all of Brugiavini's interpretations of the "Italian test" are convincing. He doubts particularly, even if the reform was once unexpected.
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28 I wish to thank Alan Auerbach for raising this point. Basically, Attanasio and Brugiavini do not model the entire implicit intergenerational redistribution mechanism going via the tax system, but rather focus attention on the rules of the public pension system. 5 39 The effects of pension wealth on saving rates The regression considered in Attanasio-Brugiavini relates, for each household in the sample, saving rates to a variable that depends on pension wealth and one that reflects the effects of future earnings.
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