Research July 2021

Generational Views of Retirement in the U.S.

A national survey finds that Millennials and Generation X are more worried about retirement as compared to older generations. Sixty-four percent of Millennials and 54 percent of Generation X are more concerned about their retirement security in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The level of concern is at 42 percent for Baby Boomers and […]

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Press Release July 19, 2021

New Research Finds Millennials & Gen X Increasingly Concerned About Retirement

New Research Finds Millennials and Gen X Increasingly Concerned About Retirement in Wake of Pandemic  National Poll Finds Strong Support Across Generations for Pensions and Social Security WASHINGTON, D.C., July 19, 2021 – A national survey finds that Millennials and Generation X are more worried about retirement as compared to older generations. Sixty-four percent of […]

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In the News

Now Is The Time To Re-Think Retirement Plan Conventional Wisdom

In a Forbes column, Dan Doonan says that retirement plan design can make or break an employee’s ability to maintain their standard of living in retirement. But over the past several decades, many private sector companies implemented a complete overhaul in retirement plan design, shifting from defined benefit pensions to 401(k)-style defined contribution accounts. As […]

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Letters

NIRS Rebuts New York Times on Public Pensions

NIRS says that calling retirement plans serving 25 million working and retired public employees "time bombs" borders on journalistic malpractice.

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