The bankruptcy filings of Northwest, Delta and Delphi reveal some of the pitfalls and perils that have emerged in the historically but possibly transitioning "paternalistic" system of planning for retirement benefits in the U.S. Discusses causes for the changes, impact on the Pension Benefits Guaranty Corporation and impacts on employers and employees.
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- Tags - CalPers, Delphi, Delta Airlines Inc., EIRSA-Employee Retirement Income Security Act, Enron, Northwest Airlines Corp, PBGC-Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Pensioncube.com, United Airlines, US Airways
- Categories - Defined Benefit Pension Plans, Defined Contribution Pension Plans, Employment, Investing, Medicare, Mutual Funds, Notes, Social Security
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