The aging of Asia : policy lessons, challenges

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Abstract

The current aging of the world’s population is unprecedented, and is becoming visible in a number of Asian and northern European countries. The graying of our world has far-reaching consequences for social organization, economic activities, health care, housing, political policies and almost every other area of life. What have societies done to counter such impending changes and challenges?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)80-90
Number of pages11
JournalGlobal Asia
Volume2
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007

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The aging of Asia : policy lessons, challenges. / CHAN, Cheung Ming, Alfred; CHENG, Sheung Tak; PHILLIPS, David Rosser.

In: Global Asia, Vol. 2, No. 2, 01.01.2007, p. 80-90.

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