RETIREMENT READINESS IN THREE COUNTRIES: WHO IS READY TO RETIRE?
Some interesting things can happen when actuaries from different countries talk. Actuaries from Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom all had concerns about the retirement readiness of their respective populations. They wondered how varying public policies related to retirement affect the preparation for retirement. Certainly, with three countries, three cultures, and three approaches to retirement security there would be some telling differences? They couldn’t walk away without agreeing to collaborate on a survey to find the real truth.