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Book Examines Looming Pension Debts in America

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Book Examines Looming Pension Debts in America

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Book Examines Looming Pension Debts in America

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Business journalist Roger Lowenstein's new book, While America Aged, looks at how corporations and governments came to make pension and health care obligations to workers and what is happening as the bills come due. Host Renee Montagne talks about the book with Lowenstein.

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While America Aged

How Pension Debts Ruined General Motors, Stopped the NYC Subways, Bankrupted San Diego, and Loom As the Next Financial Crisis

by Roger Lowenstein

Hardcover, 274 pages |

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Title
While America Aged
Subtitle
How Pension Debts Ruined General Motors, Stopped the NYC Subways, Bankrupted San Diego, and Loom As the Next Financial Crisis
Author
Roger Lowenstein

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