Retirement Provision in the UK – can it survive?
Pensions are today one of the most important institutions in the UK economy. Millions of people depend on them for part of their retirement income. The UK faces major challenges in this millennium in providing adequate pension provision. Orla Gough provides a critical appraisal on the different aspects of pension finance, risks, increased longevity and recommendations on future developments in pension provision in the United Kingdom.
Orla Gough is Professor of Pensions and Financial Services at the University of Westminster and Director of the Pensions Investment Academy and Pensions Research Network at Westminster Business School.