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Executive Summaries for 2010

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1st Quarter 2010

The Power of Integrating Consumerism and Wellness
by C. William Sharon, CEBS and Linh Tacker, CEBS, Aon Consulting
Health Savings Accounts: Back to the Future
by Kathy Klug and Lois Chianese, Buck Consultants, an ACS company
Health Care Consumerism Movement Takes a Step Forward
by Michael Thompson and Charles M. Cutler, M.D., Pricewaterhouse Coopers
Health Care Consumerism: Incentives, Behavior Change and Uncertainties
by Sander Domaszewicz, Linda Havlin and Susan Connolly, Mercer
What's Next for Consumer-Directed Health Plans?
by Lale Iskarpatyoti, Towers Watson

2nd Quarter 2010

The Longer Term Consequences of Cutting Corporate Retirement Spending
by Jack Abraham and Kim Nicholl, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Revisiting Contributory Defined Benefit Plans: An Old Idea Whose Time Has Come (Again?)
by Michael C. Mikhitarian and John B. Wukitsch, Milliman
Retirement in the Future: Focusing on the Payout Period
by Anna M. Rappaport, Anna Rappaport Consulting, and Steve Siegel, Society of Actuaries
Balances and Retirement Income From Individual Accounts: U.S. Historical Simulations
by Brendan McFarland and Mark J. Warshawsky, Towers Watson

3rd Quarter 2010

Strategy and Policy for Phased Retirement
by F. Pierce Noble and Erica Harper, Mercer
Allowing Retiring Employees to "Test Drive" an Annuity
by Melissa Kahn and Jody Strakosch, MetLife
The Search for Better Solutions
by John A. Turner, Pension Policy Center
Policy Improvements to Enhance Retirement Security
by Anna M. Rappaport, Anna Rappaport Consulting

4th Quarter 2010

Doing Your Homework: Understanding 401(k) Fees and Making Every Basis Point Count
by Pamela Hess and Valerie M. Kupferschmidt, Hewitt Associates
Cash Balance Renaissance
by Richard J. Bottelli Jr. and Zorast Wadia, Milliman

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