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Key Policy Issues to Watch in the Next Decade

Americans need better access to retirement plans, help with drawdown phase.

This article originally appeared in the 10th anniversary issue of Morningstar magazine. Our director of policy research, Aron Szapiro, explored the key policy issues to watch over the next 10 years. 

Right now, most pundits (which I am not!) have a hard time making predictions about the next 10 minutes, much less the next 10 years, but I do think there are major issues that policymakers will need to address over the next decade that will shape individual investors’ experiences in the United States. In this article, I’ll explore the contours of these issues and how policymakers might address challenges investors face today.