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Implications for state policy and the aging

Albert J Abrams

Implications for state policy and the aging

a guide for state legislators

by Albert J Abrams

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Published by National Council on the Aging in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- United States,
  • Older people -- Political activity,
  • Older people -- United States -- Public opinion

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesState policy and the aging
    Statementby Albert J. Abrams
    SeriesAging in America ; no. 8
    ContributionsNational Council on the Aging, Louis Harris and Associates.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14566951M

      Aging populations of racial and ethnic groups outnumbered whites in Hawaii (60 percent Asian/Pacific Islander) and the District of Columbia (60 percent black) in In New Mexico, California and Texas — the states with the highest proportion of Hispanics — more than 30 percent of people age plus are not white. The U.S. birth rate is now at its lowest point in 30 years, a finding that contains a glimmer of good news but is also packed with significant implications for Social Security, Medicare and how we.

    An International Perspective on Policies for an Aging Society Jonathan Gruber, David Wise. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in January NBER Program(s):Economics of Aging, Labor Studies, Public Economics The single most important long run fiscal issue facing the developed world is the aging of its populations. It is the policy of Psychology and Aging to encourage transparency of methods and open access to data in the service of improving the reproducibility of research results. The Online Supplement for the journal and repositories are valuable resources to achieve these aims.

    global aging issues but also the importance of rigorous cross-national scientific research and policy dialogue that will help us address the challenges and opportunities of an aging world. Preparing financially for longer lives and finding ways to reduce aging-related disability should become national and . To assess this question, Aging Asia showcases cutting-edge, policy-relevant research. The first section focuses on demographic trends and their economic implications; the second section approaches select topics from a global comparative perspective, including .


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