Research October 2022

Examining the Experiences of Public Pension Plans Since the Great Recession

This report finds that state and local government retirement systems on the whole successfully navigated the 2007 to 2009 Global Financial Crisis. Moreover, public retirement systems across the nation have adapted in the years since the recession by taking actions to ensure continued long-term resiliency. Examining the Experiences of Public Pension Plans Since the Great […]

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Press Release October 4, 2022

New Research Examines the Impact of the Great Recession on U.S. Public Pension Plans

New Research Examines the Impact of the Great Recession on U.S. Public Pension Plans The Majority of Plans Recovered Assets Within Six Years and Have Adapted in Ways that Strengthen Long-Term Sustainability National Institute on Retirement Security to Host Webinar on October 13th to Review Report Findings WASHINGTON, D.C., October 5, 2022 – A new […]

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In the News

Public Pension Benefits Support Small Towns Across America

Public pension benefits provide a vital source of retirement security to the retired public employees who earned them during their years of public service. But the impact of public pension benefits goes beyond the retirees, spouses, and other beneficiaries of these plans. These benefit dollars also play a critical role in supporting local economies, especially […]

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Award

Winners Announced of 2022 Innovative Pension Funding Award

The National Institute on Retirement Security and the Conference of Consulting Actuaries have announced 3 winners of a new public pension funding competition and award: Innovative Public Pension Funding Strategies.

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