October 19, 2011

A Sustainable Approach to Entitlement Reform

Jason J. Fichtner

Former Senior Research Fellow

Charles Blahous

J. Fish and Lillian F. Smith Chair

Any credible plan to significantly improve the nation's fiscal outlook must address the greatest drivers of future debt: Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security. But while the need for entitlement reform is no longer in question, policy makers are far from consensus on how, or even when, to begin.

Featured speakers include Jason Fichtner, Charles Blahous, Robert Reischauer, and Alice M. Rivlin.