Riester Pensions in Germany: Design, Dynamics, Targetting Success and Crowding-In
NBER Working Paper No. 18014
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This paper was prepared for a World Bank Workshop on Matching Defined Contribution Schemes in Washington, D.C., June 2010. We are grateful for comments by Frank Eich, Robert Holzmann, Richard Hinz, and David Tuesta Cardenas, and for financial support by the Research Institute for Policies on Pension and Aging (RIPPA) and the German Science Foundation (DFG) which has generously financed the creation of the SAVE panel data set and research based on these data. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.