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Pension Dumping: The Reasons, the Wreckage, the Stakes for Wall Street

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Fran Hawthorne, author of Pension Dumping, is a recipient of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants award for Excellence in Financial Journalism for 2009--the first year books have been honored.

Pension plans in America no longer represent commitments that financially troubled companies will honor. Neither bankruptcy courts, nor Washington, nor unions h
Hardcover, 231 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Bloomberg Press
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May 12, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Solid overview of the U.S.’s pension problems

Fran Hawthorne began writing about pension dumping in the 1980s and her expertise is evident. In this excellent book, she provides clear explanations about why pension dumping exists, why the practice will continue, and how the laws and organizations created to protect workers against pension dumping often abet it instead. You work all your life to put some retirement money together and should be able to count on the promises made to you. However, too
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Fran Hawthorne has spent more than three decades writing award-winning nonfiction, including eight books, mainly about consumer activism and business social responsibility. But she's been privately writing novels since she was in elementary school, and THE HEIRS is her published fiction debut. (Please see her other titles on Goodreads -- especially ETHICAL CHIC, which was named one of the best boo ...more