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Global Aging 2010: An Irreversible Truth

  title={Global Aging 2010: An Irreversible Truth},
  author={Marko Mrsnik and D. Beers and I. Morozov},
A Long-Observed Phenomenon Key Findings: A Heavy Burden, Unequally Shared Future Trends In Age-Related Public Spending Assumptions In Our Simulations Base-Case Scenario: Unsustainable Without Policy Change Alternative Scenarios The Policy Implications Of Closing The Gap From Bad To Worse: Comparison With Previous Standard & Poor's Reports On Population Aging A Global Challenge Related Research October 7, 2010 
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