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Aging Social Policies: An International Perspective by Robbyn R. Wacker,Karen A. Roberto

By Robbyn R. Wacker,Karen A. Roberto

because of inhabitants explosion and a world elevate in normal existence expectations, an unprecedentedly excessive percent of the world's inhabitants is getting older. by way of the center of this century there'll be as much as 2 billion members over the age of sixty five, a demographic shift by no means ahead of skilled in our human historical past. furthermore, declining start premiums in industrialized international locations ability a reduce within the variety of adults under sixty four. In Aging Social rules: a world Perspective the authors reflect on how coverage – household and foreign – impacts and may proceed to impact the lives of our getting older population.

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