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The Demographic Issue and Silver Democracy

  • Kato Sota
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Abstract

Having become the majority, the elderly exploit young people and the next generation. This is the problem of the so-called silver democracy. Can democracy fully function in an environment where the population is declining? We consider the changes necessary to avoid such future intergenerational conflicts.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kato Sota
    • 1
  1. 1.International University of JapanTokyoJapan

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