Defined-benefit pension plans are becoming a crushing burden for corporate America, and there is no relief in sight, warns a major study. Of more than 100 chief financial officers and senior financial executives surveyed by human resources consultancy Towers Perrin, 32% already have closed their pension plans to new enrollment. And more than 57% say pension programs pose a significant risk to their bottom lines. “The role of the defined benefit pension in corporate America will continue ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Pension Plans a Major Headache for Corporate America, Survey Says" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.