|Author||: Beth J. Asch|
|Publisher||: Rand Corporation|
|Total Pages||: 64|
|ISBN 10||: 9780833036933|
|ISBN 13||: 0833036939|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
Four bills are pending in Congress to reduce the age at which reservists can begin to receive retirement benefits. This report provides input regarding these proposals and the broader issues surrounding reserve retirement reform. Although it is important to recognize that deferring some portion of compensation can be cost-effective, the results argue in favor of providing compensation on a current rather than a deferred basis.