Pension Reform in Ireland: Policy Considerations relating to Adequacy, Coverage, Taxation and Automatic Enrolment

Event Type
Conference
Organizer
The Pension Policy Research Group (PPRG)
Date
Time

8.45am - 1.00pm

Venue
Room TBSI 1.42/1.43, Trinity Business School, 152-160 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
Description

The Pension Policy Research Group (PPRG) is organising a half-day conference: Pension Reform in Ireland: Policy Considerations relating to Adequacy, Coverage, Taxation and Automatic Enrolment.

Fee: €50; €20 for OAPs or students; no fee for PPRG members

 

We look forward to your participation. Please register for the conference via Eventbrite, here.

Research presentations:

Dr. Emer Mulligan, School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway

  • Pensions in Ireland: The Perspectives of Irish Citizens and Implications for Pensions Systems and Reforms in Ireland and the EU
  • This report, part of Project Fair Tax, will be launched by Hildegarde Naughton TD.
  • It will be followed by a discussion panel featuring three industry experts.

Dr. Micheál Collins, School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice, UCD

  • Tax-based incentives after Automatic Enrolment

Dr. Michelle Maher, Department of Sociology, Maynooth University

  • Automatic Enrolment in the UK and New Zealand: Lessons for Ireland

There will be time for Q&A after each presentation, and the conference will conclude with a plenary discussion featuring four participants.

Round-table discussion/plenary:

  • Brid O'Brien (INOU)
  • Michael Taft (SIPTU)
  • Elizabeth Bowen (Small Firms Association)
  • Donal Keating (Director of Tax, PwC Ireland)

 

Please register for the conference via Eventbrite, here.