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A recent academic study claims that the economic impact of COVID-related job loss and market fluctuations have made retirement plans across the country more uncertain.

The study, conducted by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, uses a model researchers call the National Retirement Risk Index (NRRI) which measures a sample of working-age households at risk of being unable to afford their pre-retirement living standard.

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