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How to Reduce Disability: Lessons from Chile

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Publication Date: August 2010

Publisher(s): National Center for Policy Analysis (U.S.)

Author(s): Estelle James

Topic: Government (Central or federal government)

Keywords: disability; chile; reduce disability

Coverage: United States Chile


Disability costs are rising in many countries, including the United States. Disability is the fastest-rising component of U.S. Social Security, growing at nearly twice the rate of retirement benefit spending. Chile, however, reversed this trend when it implemented a new retirement and disability benefits system in 1981.


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