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State and local pension plans by Olivia S. Mitchell

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • State governments -- Officials and employees -- Pensions -- United States.,
  • Local officials and employees -- Pensions -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementOlivia S. Mitchell, Roderick Carr.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper no. 5271, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 5271.
ContributionsCarr, Roderick., National Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22417945M

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