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

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

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
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Disney, Richard
Dewey number
305.26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.D56 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Older people
  • Age distribution (Demography)
  • Old age pensions
Label
Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging, Richard Disney, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netlibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=1359
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-338) and index
Color
multicolored
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
ocm42329705
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 344 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585030968
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 245802
Label
Can we afford to grow older? : a perspective on the economics of aging, Richard Disney, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netlibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=1359
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-338) and index
Color
multicolored
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
ocm42329705
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 344 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585030968
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 245802

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