skip to content
Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm

Author: Andrew Mason; Mitoshi Yamaguchi
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, 2007.
Series: Contributions to economic analysis, v. 281.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Birth rates are dropping to ever-lower levels around the world. Populations are growing more slowly and, in some cases, beginning to decline. Rapid population aging has begun in the West and parts of Asia and is just over the horizon elsewhere. The demographic changes, their economic implications, and possible policy responses are the subject matter of this volume.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier, 2007
(OCoLC)79447691
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Mason; Mitoshi Yamaguchi
ISBN: 9780080469430 0080469434 9781849508643 184950864X
OCLC Number: 85894974
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 272 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover --
Copyright Page --
Table of Contents --
List of Contributors --
Chapter 1 Introduction --
Chapter 2 Evolution of Recent Economic-Demographic Modeling: A Synthesis --
2.1. Productivity and translations as an organizing framework --
2.2. Expanding the theory: Elaborating the roles of population --
2.3. Toward an empirical rendering of population and growth --
2.4. Population matters: But how, and by how much? --
2.5. Conclusion --
Appendix --
References --
Chapter 3 A Century of Demographic Change and Economic Growth: The Asian Experience in Regional and Temporal Perspective --
3.1. Modeling population in development --
3.2. A Return to basics: Saving, investment, and capital flows --
Appendix: Robustness experiments and future directions for modeling the impact of dependency on savings and investment --
References --
Chapter 4 Demographic Dividends: The Past, the Present, and the Future --
4.1. Two demographic dividends --
4.2. The second demographic dividend --
4.3. Combining the first and second dividends --
4.4. Final remarks and qualifications --
References --
Chapter 5 Demographic Change and Regional Economic Growth: A Comparative Analysis of Japan and China --
5.1. Model and Data --
5.2. Results --
5.3. Conclusion --
Appendix 5.1 --
Appendix 5.2 --
References --
Chapter 6 Job Opportunities for Older Workers: When Are Jobs Filled with External Hires? --
6.1. The literature --
6.2. Theory and hypotheses --
6.3. The data --
6.4. Multivariate results --
6.5 Conclusion --
References --
Chapter 7 Skills, Wages, and the Employment of Older Workers --
7.1. Theoretical considerations --
7.2. Skill profiles, occupational groups, and employment indices of older workers --
7.3. Slopes of the wage profile and wage differentials --
7.3. Displacement effects of older workers on new school leavers --
7.4. Conclusion --
References --
Chapter 8 Work-Life Balance Measures and Gender Division of Labor --
8.1. Work-life balance meaures in Japan --
8.2. Theoretical discussion --
8.3. Conclusion --
References --
Chapter 9 Optimal Education Policies Under an Equity-Efficiency Trade-Off --
9.1. Theoretical analysis --
9.2. Numerical simulations --
9.3. Extension: Public education plus income redistribution --
9.4. Summary and Conclusion --
References --
Chapter 10 Why Are Japanese Refusing to Pay the National Pension Tax? A Simultaneous Equation Analysis --
10.1. Hypotheses --
10.2. Estimation results for 47 prefectures --
10.3. Estimation results for the seven regions of Japan --
10.4. Conclusion --
Appendix 10.1 --
Appendix 10.2 --
References --
Author Index --
Subject Index --
Last Page.
Series Title: Contributions to economic analysis, v. 281.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Mason, Mitoshi Yamaguchi.

Abstract:

Demographic changes (dropping birth rates, decline in population growth and rapid population aging), their economic implications, and possible policy responses are the subject matter of this volume.  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85894974> # Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "85894974" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Place/amsterdam> ; # Amsterdam
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ne> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139731> ; # Sustainable development
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Topic/sustainable_development_asia> ; # Sustainable development--Asia
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> ; # Economic history
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240495> ; # Asia.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/990036> ; # Labor market
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/331.1095/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Topic/labor_market_asia> ; # Labor market--Asia
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1071476> ; # Population
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Topic/business_&_economics_labor> ; # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Labor
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Place/asia> ; # Asia
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/108411541> ; # Mitoshi Yamaguchi
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/113550326> ; # Andrew Mason
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Birth rates are dropping to ever-lower levels around the world. Populations are growing more slowly and, in some cases, beginning to decline. Rapid population aging has begun in the West and parts of Asia and is just over the horizon elsewhere. The demographic changes, their economic implications, and possible policy responses are the subject matter of this volume."@en ;
    schema:description "Cover -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of Contributors -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- Chapter 2 Evolution of Recent Economic-Demographic Modeling: A Synthesis -- 2.1. Productivity and translations as an organizing framework -- 2.2. Expanding the theory: Elaborating the roles of population -- 2.3. Toward an empirical rendering of population and growth -- 2.4. Population matters: But how, and by how much? -- 2.5. Conclusion -- Appendix -- References -- Chapter 3 A Century of Demographic Change and Economic Growth: The Asian Experience in Regional and Temporal Perspective -- 3.1. Modeling population in development -- 3.2. A Return to basics: Saving, investment, and capital flows -- Appendix: Robustness experiments and future directions for modeling the impact of dependency on savings and investment -- References -- Chapter 4 Demographic Dividends: The Past, the Present, and the Future -- 4.1. Two demographic dividends -- 4.2. The second demographic dividend -- 4.3. Combining the first and second dividends -- 4.4. Final remarks and qualifications -- References -- Chapter 5 Demographic Change and Regional Economic Growth: A Comparative Analysis of Japan and China -- 5.1. Model and Data -- 5.2. Results -- 5.3. Conclusion -- Appendix 5.1 -- Appendix 5.2 -- References -- Chapter 6 Job Opportunities for Older Workers: When Are Jobs Filled with External Hires? -- 6.1. The literature -- 6.2. Theory and hypotheses -- 6.3. The data -- 6.4. Multivariate results -- 6.5 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 7 Skills, Wages, and the Employment of Older Workers -- 7.1. Theoretical considerations -- 7.2. Skill profiles, occupational groups, and employment indices of older workers -- 7.3. Slopes of the wage profile and wage differentials -- 7.3. Displacement effects of older workers on new school leavers -- 7.4. Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 8 Work-Life Balance Measures and Gender Division of Labor -- 8.1. Work-life balance meaures in Japan -- 8.2. Theoretical discussion -- 8.3. Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 9 Optimal Education Policies Under an Equity-Efficiency Trade-Off -- 9.1. Theoretical analysis -- 9.2. Numerical simulations -- 9.3. Extension: Public education plus income redistribution -- 9.4. Summary and Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 10 Why Are Japanese Refusing to Pay the National Pension Tax? A Simultaneous Equation Analysis -- 10.1. Hypotheses -- 10.2. Estimation results for 47 prefectures -- 10.3. Estimation results for the seven regions of Japan -- 10.4. Conclusion -- Appendix 10.1 -- Appendix 10.2 -- References -- Author Index -- Subject Index -- Last Page."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/792539439> ;
    schema:genre "Conference publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Conference papers and proceedings"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://worldcat.org/issn/0573-8555> ; # Contributions to economic analysis,
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Series/contributions_to_economic_analysis> ; # Contributions to economic analysis ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/79447691> ;
    schema:name "Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm"@en ;
    schema:productID "85894974" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/85894974#PublicationEvent/amsterdam_boston_elsevier_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Agent/elsevier> ; # Elsevier
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=186094> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=75192&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=186094> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=75192> ;
    schema:url <http://www.emeraldinsight.com/0573-8555/281> ;
    schema:url <http://0-search.ebscohost.com.librarycatalog.vts.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=186094> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849508643> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780080469430> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/85894974> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Series/contributions_to_economic_analysis> # Contributions to economic analysis ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85894974> ; # Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm
    schema:name "Contributions to economic analysis ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792539439#Topic/business_&_economics_labor> # BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Labor
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Labor"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1071476> # Population
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Population"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139731> # Sustainable development
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sustainable development"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240495> # Asia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Asia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> # Economic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Economic history"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/990036> # Labor market
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Labor market"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108411541> # Mitoshi Yamaguchi
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Yamaguchi" ;
    schema:givenName "Mitoshi" ;
    schema:name "Mitoshi Yamaguchi" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/113550326> # Andrew Mason
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Mason" ;
    schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
    schema:name "Andrew Mason" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780080469430>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0080469434" ;
    schema:isbn "9780080469430" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849508643>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "184950864X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781849508643" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/issn/0573-8555> # Contributions to economic analysis,
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85894974> ; # Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm
    schema:issn "0573-8555" ;
    schema:name "Contributions to economic analysis," ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/79447691>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85894974> ; # Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/85894974>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/85894974> ; # Population change, labor markets, and sustainable growth : towards a new economic paradigm
    schema:dateModified "2018-07-03" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.