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Population Aging and Health Care Spending in Japan: Public- and Private-sector Responses

In: Population Aging, Intergenerational Transfers and the Macroeconomy

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  • Naohiro Ogawa
  • Andrew Mason
  • Maliki .
  • Rikiya Matsukura
  • Kazuro Nemoto

Abstract

Population aging is a global phenomenon that influences not only the industrialized countries of Asia and the West, but also many middle- and low- income countries that have experienced rapid fertility decline and achieved long life expectancies. This book explores how workers and consumers are responding to population aging and examines how economic growth, generational equity, trade and international capital flows are influenced by population aging.

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  • Naohiro Ogawa & Andrew Mason & Maliki . & Rikiya Matsukura & Kazuro Nemoto, 2007. "Population Aging and Health Care Spending in Japan: Public- and Private-sector Responses," Chapters, in: Robert L. Clark & Naohiro Ogawa & Andrew Mason (ed.), Population Aging, Intergenerational Transfers and the Macroeconomy, chapter 8, Edward Elgar Publishing.
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    1. Chen, Brian K. & Jalal, Hawre & Hashimoto, Hideki & Suen, Sze-chuan & Eggleston, Karen & Hurley, Michael & Schoemaker, Lena & Bhattacharya, Jay, 2016. "Forecasting trends in disability in a super-aging society: Adapting the Future Elderly Model to Japan," The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, Elsevier, vol. 8(C), pages 42-51.
    2. Naohiro Ogawa & Andrew Mason & Amonthep Chawla & Rikiya Matsukura, 2010. "Japan's Unprecedented Aging and Changing Intergenerational Transfers," NBER Chapters, in: The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia, pages 131-160, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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