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NCPERS logThe National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems is the largest trade association for public sector pension funds with a core mission to provide federal advocacy, conduct vital research to the public pension community and educate pension trustees and officials.

NCPERS is a unique network of public trustees, administrators, public officials and investment professionals who collectively oversee nearly $3 trillion in retirement funds managed on behalf of six million retirees and 14 million active public servants.


National Institute on Retirement Security

The National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) is a not-for-profit organization established to contribute to informed policymaking by fostering a deep understanding of the value of retirement security to employees, employers and the economy through national research and education programs.

NIRS has several pension related resources including; Public Pension Basics, Why Pensions Matter, Strong Public Pension Plans for Today and Tomorrow.


The mission of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board is to establish and improve standards of state and local governmental accounting and financial reporting that will result in useful information for users of financial reports and guide and educate the public, including issuers, auditors, and users of those financial reports.

Center for Retirement Research at Boston CollegeThe Center for Retirement Research at Boston College (CRR) promotes research on retirement issues to transmit new findings to the policy community and the public, to help train new scholars and to broaden access to valuable data sources.


National Association of State Retirement AdministratorsThe National Association of State Retirement Administrators is a non-profit association whose members are the directors of the nation's state, territorial, and largest statewide public retirement systems. NASRA members oversee retirement systems that hold more than two-thirds of the more than $2 trillion in state and local government assets and that provide pension and other benefits to most state and local government employees.


The Center for Economic and Policy Research  was established in 1999 to promote democratic debate on the most important economic and social issues that affect people's lives, including Pension Reform news. In order for citizens to effectively exercise their voices in a democracy, they should be informed about the problems and choices that they face. CEPR is committed to presenting issues in an accurate and understandable manner, so that the public is better prepared to choose among the various policy options.


The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities is one of the nation’s premier policy organizations working at the federal and state levels on fiscal policy and public programs that affect low- and moderate-income families and individuals.

The Center conducts research and analysis to help shape public debates over proposed budget and tax policies and to help ensure that policymakers consider the needs of low-income families and individuals in these debates. We also develop policy options to alleviate poverty.

The National Conference of State Legislatures is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation's 50 states, its commonwealths and territories. NCSL provides research, technical assistance and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues including Pension Reform Legislation.


The Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. It does so by conducting public opinion polling and social science research; by analyzing (pension) news coverage; and by holding forums and briefings. It does not take positions on policy issues.


The National Pension Education Association  provides a forum to educate public retirement system professionals and encourage the ongoing exchange of information, ideas, goals and objectives of retirement planning and member communication.


Retirement USA is a national campaign that is working for a new retirement system that, along with Social Security, will provide universal, secure, and adequate income for future retirees.


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