Working Paper

Germany's Social Security System under Strain

Kiel Working Papers, 1155

Germany's social security system is surveyed, its benefits and contributions are discussed. The expansion of this system in the last decades is described, its impact on employment and growth is studied and proposals for the reform of the system are discussed.

Author

Horst Siebert

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H5, I18, I3, J26