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The Resource Policies for an aging society, edited by Stuart H. Altman & David I. Shactman

Policies for an aging society, edited by Stuart H. Altman & David I. Shactman

Label
Policies for an aging society
Title
Policies for an aging society
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stuart H. Altman & David I. Shactman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM
Dewey number
362.6/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
LC item number
P62 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Altman, Stuart H
  • Shactman, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Health care reform
  • Medical policy
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Policies for an aging society, edited by Stuart H. Altman & David I. Shactman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Overview : issues and options for an aging population / David I. Shactman and Stuart H. Altman -- An international perspective on policies for an aging society / Jonathan Gruber and David A. Wise -- Budget estimates : what we know, what we can't know, and why it matters / Henry J. Aaron -- Long-run budget projections and their implications for funding elderly entitlements / C. Eugene Steuerle and Paul N. Van de Water -- Increased public spending on the elderly : can we afford it? / Wendell E. Primus -- The economic consequences of funding growing elderly entitlements / Rudolph G. Penner -- The entitlement crisis that never existed / Joseph White -- The case for universal social insurance / Theodore R. Marmor and Jerry L. Mashaw -- The moral imperative of limiting elderly health entitlements / Richard D. Lamm -- The merits of changing to defined contribution programs / Mark V. Pauly -- The case for retaining defined benefit programs / Alicia H. Munnell -- Private accounts, prefunding, and equity investment under Social Security / John Geanakoplos, Olivia S. Mitchell, and Stephen P. Zeldes -- Changing retirement trends and their impact on elderly entitlement programs / Joseph F. Quinn -- Aligning incentives for a national retirement policy / Lynn Etheredge -- Enacting reform : what can we expect in the current political context? / Norman J. Ornstein -- The politics of enacting reform / Robert H. Binstock -- The financial problems of the elderly : a holistic view / Victor R. Fuchs
Control code
000164121
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 402 p.
Isbn
9780801869075
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001004975
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000164121
  • (OCoLC)47798262
Label
Policies for an aging society, edited by Stuart H. Altman & David I. Shactman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Overview : issues and options for an aging population / David I. Shactman and Stuart H. Altman -- An international perspective on policies for an aging society / Jonathan Gruber and David A. Wise -- Budget estimates : what we know, what we can't know, and why it matters / Henry J. Aaron -- Long-run budget projections and their implications for funding elderly entitlements / C. Eugene Steuerle and Paul N. Van de Water -- Increased public spending on the elderly : can we afford it? / Wendell E. Primus -- The economic consequences of funding growing elderly entitlements / Rudolph G. Penner -- The entitlement crisis that never existed / Joseph White -- The case for universal social insurance / Theodore R. Marmor and Jerry L. Mashaw -- The moral imperative of limiting elderly health entitlements / Richard D. Lamm -- The merits of changing to defined contribution programs / Mark V. Pauly -- The case for retaining defined benefit programs / Alicia H. Munnell -- Private accounts, prefunding, and equity investment under Social Security / John Geanakoplos, Olivia S. Mitchell, and Stephen P. Zeldes -- Changing retirement trends and their impact on elderly entitlement programs / Joseph F. Quinn -- Aligning incentives for a national retirement policy / Lynn Etheredge -- Enacting reform : what can we expect in the current political context? / Norman J. Ornstein -- The politics of enacting reform / Robert H. Binstock -- The financial problems of the elderly : a holistic view / Victor R. Fuchs
Control code
000164121
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 402 p.
Isbn
9780801869075
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001004975
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000164121
  • (OCoLC)47798262

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