Ageing, Health and Pensions in Europe

An Economic and Social Policy Perspective

  • Lans Bovenberg
  • Arthur van Soest
  • Asghar Zaidi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Ageing, Health and Pensions in Europe: An Economic Perspective

    1. Arthur van Soest, Lans Bovenberg, Asghar Zaidi
      Pages 1-9
  3. Income Security of the Elderly

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Elsa Fornero, Annamaria Lusardi, Chiara Monticone
      Pages 13-41
  4. Well-being of the Elderly

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Johannes Siegrist, Morten Wahrendorf
      Pages 107-139
    3. Martin Kohli, Harald Künemund
      Pages 141-172
    4. Alberto Holly
      Pages 213-243
  5. Labour Markets and Older Workers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 106-106
    2. Amilcar Moreira, Brendan Whelan, Asghar Zaidi
      Pages 247-281
    3. Bas Jacobs
      Pages 283-320
    4. Arthur van Soest
      Pages 321-356
    5. Arthur van Soest, Lans Bovenberg, Asghar Zaidi
      Pages 357-386
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 387-400

About this book


Providing an overview of the future research challenges for economists and social scientists concerning population ageing, pensions, health and social care in Europe, this book examines how scientific research can provide cutting-edge evidence on income security and well-being of the elderly, and labour markets and older workers.


aging capital care employment income Institution labor market Policy social networks social policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Lans Bovenberg
    • 1
  • Arthur van Soest
    • 1
  • Asghar Zaidi
    • 2
  1. 1.University of TilburgThe Netherlands
  2. 2.European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and ResearchViennaAustria

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