Population aging is perhaps the single biggest economic and social obstacle confronting Asia's future. The region-wide demographic transition towards an older population is fundamentally reshaping the demographic landscape, and is giving rise to two key socio-economic challenges. This timely book provides an in-depth analysis of these challenges and presents concrete policy options for tackling them. First, the expert contributors argue, Asia must find ways to sustain rapid economic growth in the face of less favorable ...

Aging, Economic Growth, and Old-Age Security in Asia 2012, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham

ISBN-13: 9781781952306