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Pension Funds Face Troubled Future

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Pension Funds Face Troubled Future

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Pension Funds Face Troubled Future

Pension Funds Face Troubled Future

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The issue of retirement benefits was key to the New York City transit workers' decision to strike. Pensions funds held for public employees across the country are in dire straits. Pensions expert Olivia Mitchell discusses the troubles looming for pension plans.

Mitchell is International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Professor and executive director of the Pension Research Council at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School.

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