Disability pensions and social security reform : analysis of the Latin American experience

DEMARCO, Gustavo
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This paper describes the disability pension arrangements prevailing in ten Latin American countries that reformed their pension systems. The analysis is limited to the topic of disability pensions, without attempting to evaluate other aspects such as accessibility.
Comparisons reveal that a wide variety of options for disability systems are possible. In the following sections general issues in the design of the disability-pension systems are identified

Series:Social Protection Discussion Paper No. 325 

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