Topics in the Economics of Aging. NBER Program(s):AG, HC, HE, PE. More information on purchasing this book 315 pp. pages ISBN: 0-226-90298-6. Front matter: (p. -11 - -4) (bibliographic info) (download). Acknowledgments: (p. -1) (bibliographic info) (download).
Discover more publications, questions and projects in DAVID. January 2016 · Journal of Pension Economics and Finance. Discoveries in the Economics of Aging. By David A. Wise (e. Discoveries in the Economics of Aging January 2016 · Journal of Pension Economics and Finance. Loretti Isabella Dobrescu. Volume 15 Issue 1 - Loretti Isabella Dobrescu.
Start by marking Issues in the Economics of Aging. as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. This companion volume to The Economics of Aging (1989) examines the economic consequences of an increasingly older population, focusing on the housing and living arrangements of the elderly, as well as their labor force participation and retirement.
Some of the issues analyzed within these topics are the implications of rising personal retirement saving in recent years, how health and health insurance affect labor supply, and the effects of pensions on the distribution of wealth. David Wise's lucid introduction provides an overview of each paper.
David A. Wise is the John F. Stambaugh Professor of Political Economy at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard . Stambaugh Professor of Political Economy at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Hardcover: 384 pages.
The baby boom generation's entry into old age has led to an unprecedented increase in the elderly population.
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