Future of Work

Here's how pension fund investments influence productivity and innovation

Pension funds likely play a vital role in financing companies' growth. Image: Unsplash/erol

Dario Pozzoli

Associate Professor of Economics , Copenhagen Business School

Svend Hougaard Jensen

Professor of Economics, Copenhagen Business School

David Pinkus

PhD candidate, Copenhagen Business School

Roel Beetsma

Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business and Professor of Macroeconomics, University of Amsterdam

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Figure showing the total assets in retirement savings plans in Denmark (% of GDP)
In 2020, assets in retirement savings plans in Denmark were the largest as a share of GDP. Image: OECD
Figure showing the pension fund investments and firms’ productivity
There's a positive trend of pension fund investments and firms' productivity. Image: CEPR

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