National Institute on Retirement Security Hosts Retirement Policy Conference

New State-by-State Retirement Readiness Scorecard To Be Released

Carlyle Group CEO David Rubenstein is Featured Speaker

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WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

The National Institute on Retirement Security will host its fifth annual retirement policy conference, On the Money? A Close Up Look at Americans' Retirement Prospects, on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, from 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM at the Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.

The event will feature the release of a new report, The Financial Security Scorecard: A State-by-State Analysis of Economic Pressures on Future Retirees. This report ranks the 50 states and the District of Columbia relative to three areas: potential retirement income; major retiree costs such as housing and health care; and labor market conditions.

Conference speakers include:

  • Ray Boshara, Assistant Vice President, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank
  • Jack Ehnes, CEO, CalSTRS
  • Mark Iwry, Senior Advisor to the Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Treasury Department
  • Mark Miller, Author and Journalist
  • Earl Pomeroy, Former U.S. Congressman and Senior Counsel, Alston and Bird
  • David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group
  • Dallas Salisbury, President and CEO, Employee Benefits Research Institute
  • Damon Silvers, Director of Policy and Special Counsel, AFL-CIO
  • Christian Weller, Professor, University of Massachusetts Boston and Fellow, Center for American Progress

Media can register for the conference here or at https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e8orbcmg2e8ba7dd&oseq=&c=&ch=

 

WHAT:

Fifth Annual Retirement Policy Conference, On the Money? A Close Up Look at Americans' Retirement Prospects,

 

WHO:

Hosted by the National Institute on Retirement Security
 

WHEN:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014; 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM ET
 

WHERE:

Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.
 

REGISTRATION:

Media interested in attending can register here, by emailing kkenneally@nirsonline.org, or calling 202.457.8190.

 

Press credentials will be distributed beginning at 7:30 AM on March 4, 2014.

The National Institute on Retirement Security is a not-for-profit organization established to contribute to informed policymaking by fostering a deep understanding of the value of retirement security to employees, employers, and the economy through national research and education programs. Located in Washington, D.C., NIRS has a diverse membership of organizations interested in retirement security including financial services firms, retirement plan sponsors and service providers, and trade associations among others. More information is available at http://www.nirsonline.org.

Contact:
National Institute on Retirement Security
Kelly Kenneally
202-256-1445 m
202-457-8190 o
kkenneally@nirsonline.org

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