Aging Social Policies: An International Perspective by Robbyn R. Wacker,Karen A. Roberto PDF

By Robbyn R. Wacker,Karen A. Roberto

because of inhabitants explosion and an international bring up in normal lifestyles expectations, an unprecedentedly excessive percent of the world's inhabitants is getting older. through the center of this century there'll be as much as 2 billion contributors over the age of sixty five, a demographic shift by no means sooner than skilled in our human historical past. furthermore, declining start premiums in industrialized international locations capability a reduce within the variety of adults under sixty four. In Aging Social guidelines: a global Perspective the authors think of how coverage – household and foreign – impacts and may proceed to impact the lives of our getting older population.

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