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By 1908, it offered a full curriculum through the Chicago School of Civics and Philanthropy (now the University of Chicago's School of Social Service Administration). Bush to address the sustainability of social security include raising payroll taxes, lowering social security benefits, tying future retirement benefits to inflation instead of wage growth, and privately-managed retirement savings accounts (also called “private-investment accounts).21 The last option, the private-investment accounts, would establish personal retirement accounts, managed by private pension and investment companies, with part of the social security tax currently paid by workers.22 Private-investment accounts would make America’s social security system more of a “public-private partnership” than it is today.

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Publisher: Open University Press; 1 edition (August 1, 2007)

ISBN: 0335220274

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