Ageing in Advanced Industrial States

Riding the Age Waves - Volume 3

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ISBN: 978-90-481-3552-3 (Print) 978-90-481-3553-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVIII

  2. Dynamics of Transitions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      Age-Structural Transitions in Industrialized Countries

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      Pages 23-46

      On Age Structures and Mortality

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      Pages 47-75

      Long-Run Relationships in Differential U.S. Mortality Forecasts by Race and Sex: Tests for Co-integration

  3. Fiscal Dynamics and Projections

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 78-78

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      Pages 79-100

      Uncertain Demographic Futures and Government Budgets in the US

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      Pages 101-117

      Life, Death and the Economy: Mortality Change in an Overlapping-Generations Model

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      Pages 119-135

      International Adverse Selection in Life Insurance and Annuities

  4. Wealth and Health

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 138-138

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      Pages 139-171

      Ageing, Family Support Systems, Saving and Wealth: Is Decline on the Horizon for Japan?

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      Pages 173-193

      The Future Costs of Health Care in Ageing Societies: Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

  5. Family and Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 196-196

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      Pages 197-222

      Family Support for Older People: Determinants and Consequences

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      Pages 223-261

      Care of the Elderly and Women’s Labour Force Participation in Japan

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      Pages 263-285

      Family and Kinship Networks in the Context of Ageing Societies

  6. Time Use and Labor

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 288-288

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      Pages 289-310

      Historical Trends in the Patterns of Time Use of Older Adults

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      Pages 311-324

      An Economic Analysis of Age Discrimination: The Impact of Mandatory Retirement and Age Limitations in Hiring on the Utilization of Human Resources in an Ageing Society

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 325-327