Essays on Macroeconomic Implications of Demographic Change

Thorsteinn S. Sveinsson

Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesis

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Abstract

Demographic change is becoming increasingly important to the economic wellbeing of industrialized countries. These changes bring with them a set of implications, among which are the sustainability of public finance, pension- and social security systems. These implication cause a response, the span of which can range from pension reforms and fiscal policy to the individual’s life cycle plan. Understanding the economic implication of these demographic changes is instrumental to a sound resolution of the issues they spark. This dissertation is composed of four independent chapters, all of which are concerned with the economic implications of demographic change.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationFrederiksberg
PublisherCopenhagen Business School [Phd]
Number of pages200
ISBN (Print)9788793956377
ISBN (Electronic)9788793956384
Publication statusPublished - 2020
SeriesPh.d. Serie
Number13.2020
ISSN0906-6934

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