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Intergenerational implications of fiscal consolidation in Japan

Author: Kiichi Tokuoka; International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Department.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : International Monetary Fund, ©2012.
Series: IMF working paper, WP/12/197.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Japan, intergenerational inequality in lifetime resources is substantial, with a heavier fiscal burden on the young than the old. Moreover, given the need for fiscal consolidation, the inequality is even worse than existing policy would suggest. However, this does not mean that fiscal consolidation would make the young worse off. Lack of fiscal consolidation would eventually increase interest rates, which would  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kiichi Tokuoka; International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Department.
ISBN: 1475522835 9781475522839
OCLC Number: 803657507
Notes: Title from PDF title page (IMF Web site, viewed Aug. 2, 2012).
"Asia and Pacific Department."
"August 2012."
Description: 1 online resource (25 pages) : charts.
Series Title: IMF working paper, WP/12/197.
Responsibility: prepared by Kiichi Tokuoka.

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"In Japan, intergenerational inequality in lifetime resources is substantial, with a heavier fiscal burden on the young than the old. Moreover, given the need for fiscal consolidation, the inequality is even worse than existing policy would suggest. However, this does not mean that fiscal consolidation would make the young worse off. Lack of fiscal consolidation would eventually increase interest rates, which would reduce output and hit young generations harder. Simulations using an overlapping generations model indicate that, from the perspective of intergenerational fairness, it would be desirable to include both social security spending reforms and revenue measures in a fiscal consolidation package. The simulations also show that delaying fiscal consolidation could be costly and worsen intergenerational resource inequality"--Page [1].

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