Session 210:
Aging in Developing Countries

Saturday, May 5
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Union Square 23-24
Fourth Floor

Chair: Sang-Hyop Lee, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Discussant: Gretchen Donehower, University of California, Berkeley
Discussant: David Canning, Harvard University

  1. The Role of Demography on Per Capita Output Growth and Saving RatesMiguel Sanchez Romero, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  2. Social Security, Economic Development and the Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Latin AmericaBernardo L. Queiroz, Cedeplar, UFMG

  3. Population Aging and the Increased Need of Eldercare in Latin America: How Burdensome is It Going to Be?Luis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; Guido Pinto, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  4. Old-Age Support and Demographic Change in Developing Countries. A Cultural Transmission ModelJavier Olivera, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

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