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September 1990

Life insurance benefits for retired workers

Margaret Simons, Cynthia Thompson

The availability of life insurance for retired employees is limited. Moreover, where it is available, coverage frequently is less generous than that provided for active workers. This article examines the incidence and provisions of life insurance benefits for retired workers.

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