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The Resource Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging, Richard Disney

Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging, Richard Disney

Label
Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging
Title
Can we afford to grow older?
Title remainder
a perspective on the economics of aging
Statement of responsibility
Richard Disney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is concerned with the economic consequences of the dramatic current and prospective demographic changes that are occurring in Western industrialized countries. There are chapters on the dependency burden aspects of Social Security programs and intergenerational redistribution; overlapping-generations models, feasible pension schemes, and aging populations; Social Security: paying for past pension promises; private pension plans in the demographic transition; productivity, wages, and educational attainment: the impact of workforce aging; retirement: the labor supply of older workers in an aging society; consumption and saving: life-cycle behavior and population aging; financing health care; and a public-choice perspective
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Disney, Richard
Dewey number
305.26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.D56 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Older people
  • Age distribution (Demography)
  • Old age pensions
  • Dependency, Psychological
  • Developed Countries
  • Economics
  • Employment
  • Financial Management
  • Health Services
  • Income
  • Population Dynamics
  • Private Sector
  • Social Security
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Financing, Government
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Age distribution (Demography)
  • Aging
  • Old age pensions
  • Older people
Label
Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging, Richard Disney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A burden of dependency? Social security programs and intergenerational redistribution -- Overlapping-generations models, feasible pension schemes, and aging populations -- Social security: paying for past pension promises -- Private pension plans in the demographic transition -- Productivity, wages, and educational attainment: the impact of workforce aging -- Retirement: the labor supply of older workers in an aging society -- Consumption and saving: life-cycle behavior and population aging -- Financing health care -- A public-choice perspective -- Some salient conclusions
Control code
42329705
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262271776
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42329705
Label
Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging, Richard Disney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A burden of dependency? Social security programs and intergenerational redistribution -- Overlapping-generations models, feasible pension schemes, and aging populations -- Social security: paying for past pension promises -- Private pension plans in the demographic transition -- Productivity, wages, and educational attainment: the impact of workforce aging -- Retirement: the labor supply of older workers in an aging society -- Consumption and saving: life-cycle behavior and population aging -- Financing health care -- A public-choice perspective -- Some salient conclusions
Control code
42329705
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262271776
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42329705

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