Old-Age Support in Indonesia: Labor Supply, Intergenerational Transfers and Living Arrangements
AbstractThis is the first paper of which we are aware that attemps to formally model the supply-supply behavior of elderly individuals in a developing countryWithout broad-based public pension schemes, the majority of the elderly in developing countries are left to rely on their current and accumulated earnings and support from children as means of support.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University in its series CEPR Discussion Papers with number 429.
Length: 26 pages
Date of creation: May 2001
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DEVELOPING COUNTRIES ; AGED ; PENSIONS;
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- J14 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of the Elderly; Economics of the Handicapped; Non-Labor Market Discrimination
- J10 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - General
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