This event aimed to help Chile revisit its national strategy on the financial management of catastrophes in light of other OECD country experiences. Beyond Chile, discussions were of relevance to many other participating countries exposed to catastrophic risks.
This roundtable focused on the role of insurance and private pension systems in fostering economic growth, including infrastructure development, innovation, and green growth.
This seminar focused on designing defined-contribution (DC) pension plans, linking the accumulation and payout phases, designing the payout phase of pension systems and annuities and longevity risk.
Lancé en 1982, le projet sur les statistiques d'assurance de l'OCDE a pour vocation de fournir un outil important de mesure et de surveillance de l'industrie des assurances et de permettre des comparaisons inter-pays de statistiques et d'indicateurs sur les aspects clés de la couverture des risques des particuliers et des entreprises parmi les pays de l'OCDE.
OECD and the South African government have created a centre to encourage co-operation among African debt managers and to support the development of sound practices in public debt and cash management.
This conference focused on how we can help individuals improve their financial knowledge and the way they manage their personal finances.
L’OCDE et l’Afrique du Sud vont ouvrir un centre destiné à aider les gouvernements africains à gérer leur dette publique et les marchés d’obligations à Midrand, en Afrique du Sud.
Discussions at the forum focused on latest developments in global bond markets, including the impact of the financial crisis on market functioning and debt levels and other emerging issues.
This paper gathers evidence on public sector pension plans regarding the type of pension promise and quantifies the future tax burden related to these pension promises. The reported liabilities are recalculated using both a fair value approach (local market discount rates) and a common, fixed discount rate across all countries which reflects projected growth in national income.
This paper proposes a framework to help policymakers think about how best develop a national strategy to hedge against the massive economic burden of extreme events that could hit their country tomorrow, focusing specifically on the role that risk transfer mechanisms alternative to traditional insurance can play.