Population Change, Labor Markets and Sustainable Growth, 281

Towards a New Economic Paradigm

Edited By

  • Andrew Mason, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Mitoshi Yamaguchi, Kobe University, Japan


Economists, graduate students and researchers of economics.


Book information

  • Published: January 2007
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-53051-6

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Andrew Mason and Mitoshi Yamaguchi2. Evolution of Recent Economic-Demographic Modeling:A Synthesis Allen C. Kelley and Robert M. Schmidt3. A Century of Demographic Change and Economic Growth:The Asian Experience in Regional and Temporal Perspective Allen C. Kelley and Robert M. Schmidt4. Demographic Dividends: The Past, the Present, and the Future Andrew Mason5. Demographic Change and Regional Economic Growth:A Comparative Analysis of Japan and China Tomoko Kinugasa, Wei Huang, and Mitoshi Yamaguchi6. Job Opportunities for Older Workers:When Are Jobs Filled with External Hires? Robert Hutchens7. Skills, Wages, and the Employment of Older Workers Naoki Mitani8. Work-Life Balance Measures and Gender Division of Labor Akira Kawaguchi9. Optimal Education Policies under an Equity-Efficiency Trade-off Takashi Oshio10. Why Are Japanese Refusing to Pay the National Pension Tax?:A Simultaneous Equation Analysis Mitoshi Yamaguchi and Noriko AokiThe Authors