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Chained CPI and the ups and downs of the cost of living
In an opinion piece in the Washington Post, Professor Jeffrey Brown voices his, "concerns about the adequacy of Social Security benefits for seniors at the low end of the income distribution."
Six simple steps to pension reform
Professors Jeffrey Brown and Avijit Ghosh outline their pension reform plan in this editorial in Crain's Chicago Business.
Six Simple Steps to Reforming the State Universities Retirement System (SURS)
A group of scholars, which includes three faculty members from the College of Business, has developed a six-step proposal to stabilize pensions for employees of the state’s public colleges and universities.