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Four Benchmarks of Sovereign Wealth Funds

Andrew Ang

in Sovereign Wealth Funds and Long-Term Investing

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158633
eISBN:
9780231530286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158633.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter discusses four benchmarks of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) that take into account the economic and political context of these funds' creation and the role they play in an overall ... More


… And the Lawyerly: Liability and Government Compensation

Michael R. Powers

in Acts of God and Man: Ruminations on Risk and Insurance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153676
eISBN:
9780231527057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153676.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Liability insurance premiums in the United States are extremely costly for many commercial policyholders, and at times, availability crises have arisen in lines such as pollution liability, general ... More


Pension Security Bonds: A New Plan to Address the State Pension Crisis

Joshua Rauh and Robert Novy-Marx

in The Economists' Voice 2.0: The Financial Crisis, Health Care Reform, and More

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231160155
eISBN:
9780231504324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231160155.003.0026
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter argues that the federal government should be concerned about state pension liabilities. In the absence of fundamental reform, some large state pension funds may not last through the ... More


Panel Paper: The Four Benchmarks of Sovereign Wealth Funds2

Andrew Ang

in Sovereign Wealth Funds and Long-Term Investing

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158633
eISBN:
9780231530286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158633.003.0018
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter presents a paper on four benchmarks of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs). The paper argues that the benchmarks of an SWF should take into account the economic and political context behind ... More


Confusions About Social Security

Paul Krugman

in The Economists' Voice: Top Economists Take On Today's Problems

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231143653
eISBN:
9780231527866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231143653.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

In response to the Bush administration's plan to privatize Social Security, this chapter addresses the three main points of confusion in the Social Security debate. These are: (i) the meaning of the ... More


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