A raise in the retirement age is inevitable

Gabriel Sahlgren appears on BBC Radio 5 Live

IEA Research Fellow Gabriel Sahlgren discussed his research on retirement and argued that the state pension age should be raised to 68 and linked to life expectancy by 2023. He said that the current system was unsustainable and should be replaced by a compulsory private pension provision.

You can listen to the programme here. The segment starts at 19:04.

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