Does Industry Affect Likeliness to Save for Retirement?

Our newest analysis suggests that the industry you choose to work in can have a profound effect on how likely you are to save for retirement in a 401k. While this might be partially due to the nature your industry, we find evidence that there are systematic differences - beyond a participant’s control - that contribute to the varying participation rates. Through this analysis we’ll get a glimpse into the industries that are leading America in preparing for retirement and those that need the most assistance.
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