Aging in the United States and Japan: Economic Trends by Yukio Noguchi,David A. Wise

By Yukio Noguchi,David A. Wise

Japanese and American economists determine the current financial prestige of the aged within the usa and Japan, and view the effect of an getting older inhabitants at the economies of the 2 countries.

With essays on hard work strength participation and retirement, housing fairness and the commercial prestige of the aged, price range implications of an getting older inhabitants, and financing social protection and future health care within the Nineties, this quantity covers a wide spectrum of matters relating to the economics of getting older. one of the book's findings are that staff are retiring at an more and more past age in either nations and that, because the populations age, child boomers within the usa will face diminishing monetary assets because the ratio of retirees to staff sharply increases.

The results of a three way partnership among the nationwide Bureau of financial examine and the Japan heart for fiscal learn, this publication enhances Housing Markets within the usa and Japan (1994) by means of integrating examine on housing markets with fiscal problems with the elderly within the usa and Japan.

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