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By Alfred C. Mierzejewski

A historical past of the German Public Pension method: Continuity amid Change presents the 1st accomplished institutional heritage of the German public pension method from its origins within the overdue 19th century to the key reform interval within the early twenty-first century. counting on a variety resources, together with many used for the 1st time, this examine offers a balanced account of the way the pension procedure has coped with significant demanding situations, similar to Germany’s defeat in global wars, inflation, the good melancholy, the demographic transition, political chance, reunification, and altering gender roles. It exhibits that whereas the pension procedure has replaced to satisfy all of those demanding situations, it has retained simple characteristics—particularly the tie among paintings, contributions, and benefits—that essentially outline its personality and feature enabled it to outlive fiscal and political turmoil for over a century. This e-book additionally demonstrates that the main severe problem confronted by way of the pension process has regularly been political intervention through leaders hoping to exploit it for reasons unrelated to its project of delivering the insured with safe and enough retirement income.

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