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January 2012 Policy Study, Number 12-1


Iowa's Privileged Class: Time for a Change!

    Executive Summary
    Overall Status of State Government Pension Plans
    Pension Reform Options
    Overall State Budget Issues
    The Stock Market: a Key Factor
    Retiree Health-Care Benefit Issues
    State Government Payroll Changes
    Iowa's Current Pension System and Status
    Taxpayer Liability
    Recent Pension System Changes
    IPERS Performance Issues
    IPERS Pension Payments
    Summary and Recommendations


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