UK - A Pensions Commission's spokesperson has clarified reports about a possible Third Report, and said that it was the Commission's intention to publish a brief final document rather than a further detailed analysis similar to the Commission's earlier report.
Adair Turner announced his intention to issue a document following the termination of the pension commission at the end of March, and talk of a third report had been misinterpreted, the spokesperson said.
“He never said it was a third report at all, the words “Third Report” are not out of Adair’s mouth. What Turner said was that commission would remain in place till the end March in order to listen to and respond to debate and explain proposals. He did mention plans to release a final ‘slim’ document,” the spokesperson said.
It was meant as a final statement to sum up events, look at various issues still tied up in debate, and comment on them. It would look at debates around employer contributions and retirement age, the spokesperson said.
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