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Edwin Amenta is Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Irvine, and New York University. He is the author of "Bold Relief: Institutional Politics and the Origins of Modern American Social Policy" (Princeton).


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Old age pensions -- United States.
Individual retirement accounts -- United States.
Social security -- United States.