Insurance and pensions

OECD Working Papers on Finance, Insurance and Private Pensions

 

OECD Working Papers on Finance, Insurance and Private Pensions provide timely analysis and background on industry developments, structural issues, and public policy in the financial sector. Topics include risk management, governance, investments, benefit protection, and financial education. These studies are prepared for dissemination in order to stimulate wider discussion and further analysis and obtain feedback from interested audiences.

The full series can be searched on the OECDiLibrary in chronological order.
Prior to March 2010, the series was named OECD Working Papers on Insurance and Private Pensions. Permanent URL for this page: www.oecd.org/daf/fin/wp.

2013

WP.36 Institutional investors and infrastructure financing

WP.35 Institutional investors and green infrastructure investments: Selected case studies

WP.34 Promoting financial inclusion through financial education

WP.33 Financial education in Latin America and the Caribbean | Versión en español

WP.32 Pension Fund Investment in Infrastructure: A Comparison between Australia and Canada

WP.31 Policyholder protection schemes: selected considerations

 

2012

WP.30 The Effect of Solvency Regulations and Accounting Standards on Long-Term Investing

WP.29 Trends in Large Pension Fund Investment in Infrastructure

WP.28 Communicating Pension Risk to DC Plan Members: the Chilean Case of a Pension Risk Simulator

WP.27 The Role of Funded Pensions in Retirement Income Systems: Issues for the Russian Federation

WP.26 Infrastructure Investment in New Markets

WP.25 The status of financial education in Africa

WP.24 Defining and measuring green investments: Implications for institutional investors‟ asset allocations

WP.23 The role of institutional investors in financing clean energy

WP.22 Financial education, savings and investments

WP.21 Identification and assessment of publicly available data sources to calculate indicators of private pensions

WP.20 Coverage of Private Pension Systems: Evidence and Policy Options

WP.19 Annual DC Pension Statements and the Communications Challenge

WP.18 Lessons from National Pensions Communication Campaigns

WP.17 Review of the Swedish National Pension Funds

WP.16 Current Status of National Strategies for Financial Education: A Comparative Analysis and Relevant Practices

WP.15 Measuring Financial Literacy - Results of the OECD / International Network on Financial Education (INFE) Pilot Study

WP.14 Empowering Women Through Financial Awareness and Education

 

2011

WP.13 Pension Funds Investment in Infrastructure: Policy Actions

WP.12 Designing Optimal Risk Mitigation and Risk Transfer Mechanisms to Improve the Management of Earthquake Risk in Chile

WP.11 The Role of Guarantees in Defined Contribution Pensions

WP.10 The Role of Pension Funds in Financing Green Growth Initiatives

WP.9 Catastrophe Financing for Governments: Learning from the 2009-2012 MultiCat Program in Mexico

WP.8 Funding in Public Sector Pension Plans - International Evidence

WP.7 Reform on Pension Fund Governance and Management: The 1998 Reform of Korea National Pension Fund

 

2010

WP.6 Options to Improve the Governance and Investment of Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund

WP.5 The New IAS 19 Exposure Draft

WP.4 The EU Stress Test and Sovereign Debt Exposures

WP.3 The Impact of the Financial Crisis on Defined Benefit Plans and the Need for Counter-Cyclical Funding Regulations

WP.2 Assessing Default Investment Strategies in Defined Contribution Pension Plans

 

2009

WP.1 Framework for the development of financial literacy baseline surveys: A first international comparative analysis

 

OECD Working Papers on Insurance and Private Pensions

2010

WP41. Policy Action in Private Occupational Pensions in Japan since the Economic Crisis of the 1990s

WP40. Pension Funds’ Risk-management Framework: Regulation and Supervisory Oversight

WP38. Managing investment risk in defined benefit pension funds

 

2009

WP37. Investment Regulations and Defined Contribution Pensions

WP36. Private Pensions and Policy Responses to the Financial and Economic Crisis 

WP35. Defined-Contribution (DC) Arrangements in Anglo-Saxon Countries

WP34. Evaluating the Design of Private Pension Plans: Costs and Benefits of Risk-Sharing

WP33. Licensing Regulation and the Supervisory Structure of Private Pensions: International Experience and Implications for China

WP32. Pension Fund Investment in Infrastructure

WP31. Pension Coverage and Informal Sector Workers: International Experiences

WP30. Pensions in Africa

 

2008

WP29. Ageing and the Payout Phase of Pensions, Annuities and Financial Markets

WP27. Fees in Individual Account Pension Systems: A Cross-Country Comparison

WP26. Forms of Benefit Payment at Retirement

WP25. Policy options for the payout phase

WP24. National Annuity Markets: Features and Implications

WP23. Accounting for Defined Benefit Plans: An International Comparison of Exchange-Listed Companies

WP22. Description of Private Pension Systems

WP21. Comparing aggregate investment returns in Privately Managed Pension Funds: an initial assessment

WP20. Pension Fund Performance

WP19. Coverage of Funded Pension Plans

WP18. Pension Fund Governance: Challenges and Potential Solutions

WP17. Funding Regulations and Risk Sharing

WP16. Evaluating the Impact of Risk Based Funding Requirements on Pension Funds

WP15. Governance and Investment of Public Pension Reserve Funds in Selected OECD Countries

WP14. Sovereign Wealth and Pension Fund Issues

 

2007

WP13. Reforming the Valuation and Funding of Pension Promises: Are Occupational Pension Plans Safer? (2007)

WP12. Pension Fund Investment in Hedge Funds (2007)

WP11. Implications of Behavioural Economics for Mandatory Individual Account Pension Systems (2007)

WP10. Portfolio Investment in an Intertemporal Setting: Assessment of the Literature and Policy Implications for latin American Pension Systems (2007)

WP9. Collective Pension Funds: International Evidence and Implications for China's Enterprise Annuities Reform (2007)

WP8. Pension Fund Regulation and Risk Management (2007)

WP7. Survey of Investment Choice by Pension Fund Members (2007)

WP6. Benefit Protection: Priority Creditor Rights for Pension Funds (2007)

WP5. Benefit Security Pension Fund Guarantee Schemes (2007)

WP4. Governments and the Market for Longevity-Indexed Bonds (2007)

WP3. Longevity Risk and Private Pensions (2007)

WP2. Policy Issues for Developing Annuities Markets (2007)

2006

WP.1 Funding Rules and Actuarial Methods (2006)

 

 

 

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