Abstract:Slovak Republic: Pension system in 2008 The earnings‐related, public scheme is similar to a points system, with benefits that depend on individual earnings relative to the average. Low‐income workers are protected by a minimum amount of earnings on which pension is calculated. All pensioners are eligible for social assistance benefits. Definedcontribution plans were introduced at the beginning of 2005.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: March 1, 2011