Every American deserves
retirement security

Rescuing Retirement is a solution to one of America’s biggest challenges—and offers a path to financial security for millions of retirees.

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Fixing our broken retirement system

A simple, pragmatic approach with bipartisan support



Every full-time worker will save enough for retirement.


Retirement savings grow by earning higher rates of return.

Lifelong Income

Everyone retires with an annuitized income for themselves and their spouse.

All without adding a dime to the deficit, increasing taxes, or creating any new government infrastructure



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“Clear, thoughtful, and engaging. This book is a must-read for future retirees, policymakers, and anyone concerned with our nation’s future.”

Christian Weller
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress


“At a moment when America’s retirees are caught in the middle of a political tug-of-war, James and Ghilarducci offer a new way forward. Rescuing Retirement proposes a provocative yet practical solution to America’s pending retirement crisis.”

Alan Krueger
Professor of Economics, Princeton University and Former Chairman, White House Council of Economic Advisers


Written by Teresa Ghilarducci, a professor of economics at the New School for Social Research, and Tony James, president and chief operating officer of Blackstone.

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