Ageing Economics: Human Capital, Productivity and Fertility

Creina Day, Steve Dowrick
2004 Agenda - A Journal of Policy Analysis and Reform  
long with many other advanced economies, Australia faces an ageing population as a result of declining fertility over the last few decades and increasing longevity. The OECD (2003:1) is sounding the alarm on the economic effects of ageing, predicting falling living standards unless remedial policy action is taken.
doi:10.22459/ag.11.01.2004.01 fatcat:yb2o2yoizbfqxgp466io4y7jva