A surprising source of funding for attacks on defined-benefit pensions

2016-09-29T17:54:17-07:00September 29th, 2016|Categories: Defined Benefit Plans|Tags: , |

When Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers were negotiating their most recent collective bargaining agreement, some Canadian think-tanks used the opportunity to trot out ideological attacks on Canada Post’s defined-benefit pension plan. “Canada Post should not be in the retirement business to begin with,” said a blog post by Fergus Hodgson, Economic Consultant at the Fraser Institute. […]