Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Saving Social Security by Peter A. Diamond

While everyone agrees that Social Security is a vital and necessary government program, there have been widely divergent plans for reforming it. Peter A. Diamond and Peter R. Orszag, two of the US's foremost economists, propose a reform plan that would rescue the program both from its projected financial problems and from those who would destroy the program in order to save it.

Buy Saving Social Security by Peter A. Diamond from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780815718383
ISBN-10: 0815718381
Format: Hardback
(288mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 287
Imprint: Brookings Institution
Publisher: Brookings Institution
Publish Date: 4-Dec-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - Saving Social Security by Peter A. Diamond

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Saving Social Security book by Peter A. Diamond and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Peter A. Diamond

Peter A. Diamond is an Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His recent books include Social Security Reform, The 1999 Lindahl Lectures (Oxford University Press, 2002) and Taxation, Incomplete Markets, and Social Security: The 2000 Munich Lectures(MIT Press, 2002). He is a former president of both the American Economic Association and the National Academy of Social Insurance. Peter R. Orszag is director of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget under President Obama. His previous positions include director of the Congressional Budget Office and Joseph A. Pechman Senior Fellow in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution. He is also a research professor at Georgetown University and a codirector of the Tax Policy Center. He served as special assistant to the president for economic policy during the Clinton administration.

Books By Peter A. Diamond

On Time by Peter A. Diamond
Paperback, May 2009
Issues in Privatizing Social Security by Peter A. Diamond
Paperback, January 2003
Social Security Reform by Peter A. Diamond
Hardback, August 2002