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Delayed gratification

15 August 2014 By Andy Mukherjee

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants funds to earn higher returns by switching into equities. But with life expectancy already above 80, sweating existing assets won’t suffice. Nor will overburdened workers pay more to expand the kitty. Raising the retirement age is Japan’s best bet.

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