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Generational Accounting around the Globe

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  • Bernd Raffelhuschen
  • Laurence J. Kotlikoff

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Generational accounting is a relatively new method of long-term fiscal planning and analysis. This paper presents a selection of the latest generational accounting results for 22 countries.
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  • Bernd Raffelhuschen & Laurence J. Kotlikoff, 1999. "Generational Accounting around the Globe," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 89(2), pages 161-166, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:89:y:1999:i:2:p:161-166
    Note: DOI: 10.1257/aer.89.2.161
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    1. Diamond, Peter, 1996. "Generational Accounts and Generational Balance: An Assessment," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 49(4), pages 597-607, December.
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    JEL classification:

    • E62 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook - - - Fiscal Policy
    • H60 - Public Economics - - National Budget, Deficit, and Debt - - - General

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