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Economics and Aging: Emerging Issues
Economics and Aging: Emerging Issues

Contributor(s): Ivana Barković Bojanić (Editor), Aleksandar Erceg (Editor)
Subject(s): Family and social welfare, Demography and human biology, Gerontology, Socio-Economic Research
Published by: Sveučilište Josipa Jurja Strossmayera u Osijeku, Ekonomski fakultet u Osijeku
Keywords: Demographic trends; aging population; elderly population; economics and aging; socio-economic consequences of aging; welfare of elderly people;
Summary/Abstract: Population aging is an unstoppable demographic trend on a global level. Data and estimations point out that by 2030, 1 in 6 people will be 60 years and over, and the share of the population aged 60 and over will increase from 1 billion in 2020 to 1.4 billion. Furthermore, by 2050, the world’s population aged 60 and older will reach 2.1 billion. Persons aged 80 years and older are also expected to triple between 2020 and 2050, reaching 426 million (World Health Organization, 2021). Prolonged life expectancy, as well as changes in the age structure of the population, where the share of the elderly population is increasing and the share of the working population is on a downward trajectory, have significantly changed perceptions and paradigms related to an individual and collective approach to aging and its consequences for the economy and society as a whole. The perception of the traditional pattern of the life cycle - education, work, retirement – is changing. Individuals, organizations, and society are facing far-reaching consequences that require personal, organizational and socio-political intervention in creating a social environment capable of mitigating macroeconomic pressures and creating an environment that is friendly towards the older population and their needs and abilities. [...]

  • E-ISBN-13: 978-953-253-193-0
  • Print-ISBN-13: 978-953-253-192-3
  • Page Count: 238
  • Publication Year: 2022
  • Language: English
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