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Ageing and international capital flows

  • Casper van Ewijk

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  • Erik Canton
  • Paul Tang

Ageing will have an impact on both savings and investment, potentially leading to substantial international capital flows. This CPB Document provides a comprehensive overview, by considering various questions. What are the differences in the demographic process of ageing across countries? Does ageing lead to a capital outflow? How mobile is capital? What are the effects of a lower rate of return on (pension) savings?

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Paper provided by CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis in its series CPB Document with number 43.

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