Witnessing the creations of new builds dotted around the capital city, especially numerous malls, displayed the recent development of Ghana. What I found striking was the huge divide between the people working in and visiting the innovative builds to the surrounding poor locals begging and living in poor conditions. 503 more words
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Source: OECD publishing
This comprehensive examination of pension systems in OECD and selected non-OECD countries looks at recent trends in retirement and working at older ages, evolving life expectancy, design of pension systems, pension entitlements, and private pensions before providing a series of country profiles.
Deadline: May 15
Length: 1 year
Comments: “The fellow will work primarily with Professor of Sociology Dr. Stephen L. Klineberg to provide research support for the annual Kinder Institute Houston Area Survey, which is now well into its fourth decade of tracking this region’s remarkable economic and demographic transformations and recording the way area residents are responding to them.” See a description of Klineberg’s work at… 16 more words