Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Tim Callen , Warwick McKibbin , and Nicoletta Batini
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2006
Keywords: demographics, saving, demographic change, demographic transition, population growth, life expectancy, adult population
The world is in the midst of a major demographic transition. This paper examines the implications of such transition over the next 80 years for Japan, the United States, other industrial countries, and the developi...