Aging and the Macroeconomy
Publisher: National Academies Press 2012
Number of pages: 256
This book presents the fundamental factors driving the ageing of the U.S. population, as well as its societal implications and likely long-term macroeconomic effects in a global context. It offers four practical approaches for preparing resources to support the future consumption of households and for adapting to the new economic landscape.
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