Report of the Commission for Great Economic Challenges

SHARE data was used to inform the “Commission of Experts for Great Economic Challenges” (“Commission d’experts sur les grands défis économiques”) which was invoked in 2020 by the French President Emmanuel Macron. SHARE managing director Axel Börsch-Supan was a member and working group leader on "Demographic change: aging, health and immigration”. In June 2021, the final report of the commission was presented to the public. The report’s recommendations included a pension reform in France and generally higher employment rates among individuals 55+, among others.