Research report 2022 - Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy

Pension Maps: Visualising the institutional structure of old age security in Europe and beyond

Becker, Ulrich, et al.

Max-Planck-Institut für Sozialrecht und Sozialpolitik, München

The „Pension Maps“, a collaborative project of researchers from all over the world, aims to make pension systems visible and comparable at a glance. The Pension Maps, consisting of a clearly arranged graphic for each of the 29 countries studied, entails all relevant information on how old age security is organized in a country, to whom access is granted, how fragmented or universal a system is, and how high the average pension level is compared to the average in the EU and the OECD. In this way, the project contributes to a better understanding of the differences in old-age security systems.

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