The Economics of a Declining Population

The Economics of a Declining Population

By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


The economic consequences of changing demographics are of as much significance now as when this book was first published. The book covers not only changes in population size and age-composition, but also factors not included in the word 'declining' - such as increased life expectancy. Part 1 examines how estimates of future populations are made, and what the position is in the UK. It serves as a basis for Part 2, which discusses the developments in each of the more important parts of our economic life, without exaggerating the influence of the population more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 14.73mm | 340g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138878642
  • 9781138878648

Table of contents

PrefacePART IINTRODUCTIONI. Population ForecastingII. The Present Position in Great BritainPART IIINTRODUCTIONUnemployment - Preliminary'Particular' Unemployment and a Declining PopulationGeneral Unemployment - I. AnalysisGeneral Unemployment - II. Population and Capital OutlayGeneral Unemployment - III. Conclusions and RemediesThe National Income - I. SizeThe National Income - II. DistributionPublic Finance - I.Public Finance - II.International TradeSome General Conclusionsshow more