Risk Sharing Pension Plans: Sustainability, Affordability, Adequacy, and Fairness

Key topics include:

  • Discussion on a form of Target Benefit Plan (TBP) that allows for structured, transparent inter-generational risk sharing (IRS) among pension contributors and beneficiaries.
  • Compares IRS plan design with traditional defined benefit (DB) design.
  • Examines affordability (average cost), sustainability (volatility of costs), efficiency, adequacy of benefits, and fairness.

Who: Mary Hardy, Professor, University of Waterloo, Statistics and Actuarial Science

When: October 29, 2020 1:00 – 2:00 pm


Mary Hardy
Professor, University of Waterloo