Reports

Understanding and Addressing Chicago’s Pension Funding Crisis

Release: May 2, 2024

CTBA's new report, "Understanding and Addressing Chicago's Pension Funding Crisis" details the true causes of Chicago’s pension funding problems, how state law made matters worse, recent attempts to address Chicago’s pension funding crisis, and presents CTBA’s proposal for responsibly re-amortizing the pension debt to generate roughly $11 billion in savings.