Publisher: Springer; 2005 edition (June 13, 2008)
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within the twenty first century, the populations of the world’s countries will exhibit huge and long-lived alterations in age constitution. a lot of those all started with fertility swap and are amplified by way of declining mortality and via migration inside of and among countries. Demography will subject during this century no longer via strength of numbers, yet via the pressures of waves of age structural swap. Many constructing international locations are in rather early phases of fertility decline and may event age waves for 2 or extra generations. those waves create transferring flows of individuals into the most important age teams, significantly complicating the duty of handling improvement, from construction human functions and developing jobs to turning out to be undefined, infrastructure and associations. during this ebook, exclusive scientists research key demographic, social, monetary, and coverage elements of age structural swap in constructing economies. This ebook presents a joint exam of dimensions of age structural swap that experience frequently been thought of in isolation from one another (for instance, schooling, task production, land use, health); it makes use of case experiences to envision coverage effects and strategies and develops qualitative and formal how you can learn the dynamics and outcomes of age structural switch.