Extension of Social Security - Working Paper - ESS 64

Pension Privatization and Reversal of Pension Reforms in Argentina

This paper documents the reversal of pension privatization and the reforms that took place in the 1990s and 2000s in Argentina. The report analyses the political economy of different reform proposals, and the characteristics of the new pension system, including laws enacted, coverage, benefit adequacy, financing and contribution rates, governance and social security administration, social dialogue, positive impacts and other key issues of Argentina’s pension system.