Saturday, June 27, 2009
The Economist on global population ageing
The Economist has a very interesting briefing on the global population ageing. It is worth reading. It says, for instance, that the fiscal cost of the global crisis represents only 10% of the future cost of ageing. There are a number of interesting paper in the sources, too, including an OECD paper on "Trends and Determinants of Fertility Rate in the OECD countries: The Role of Policies.