271 Social protection for older adults in Latin America and beyond

Thursday, August 2, 2012: 10:45 AM-12:15 PM
APT 210 (Faculty of Economics)

RC19 Sociology of Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (host committee)

Session Organizer:
Camila ARZA, Latin American School of Social Sciences, Argentina
What drives social pension reform? Comparing latin america, Asia and sub-Saharan Africa (Oral Presentation)
Katja HUJO, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, Switzerland; Sarah COOK, UNRISD, Switzerland

Pension in Brazil: Outcomes and the pending agenda (Oral Presentation)
Milko MATIJASCIC, ISSA - International Social Security Association, Brazil; Stephen KAY, Federal Reserve Bank, USA

How the Chilean pension system discriminates against women (Oral Presentation)
Manuel RIESCO, Cenda, Chile; Francisco DURÁN, Cenda, Chile

Youth and social security coverage in Brazil (Oral Presentation)
Paulo TAFNER, Ipea - Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada, Brazil; Carolina BOTELHO, Iesp /Sefaz, Brazil