Fiscal Policy and Longevity

Þorsteinn Sigurður Sveinsson

Studenteropgave: Kandidatafhandlinger

Abstrakt

The thesis uses the Blanchard-Yaari model to examine the macroeconomic implications of increased longevity. The model analysis demonstrates sev- eral economic implications of increased longevity and the capacity of scal policy to respond to these economic implications. Optimal retirement age is determined under conditions of age-dependent productivity.

UddannelserCand.merc.oecon Advanced Economics and Finance, (Kandidatuddannelse) Afsluttende afhandling
SprogEngelsk
Udgivelsesdato2014
Antal sider66