Production activities and economic dependency by age and gender in Europe: A cross-country comparison

Abstract

We compare selected European countries using an economic dependency ratio which emphasizes the role of age-specific levels of production and consumption. Our analysis reveals large differences in the age- and gender-specific level and type of production activities across selected European countries and identifies possible strategies to adjust age-specific… (More)

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@inproceedings{Hammer2015ProductionAA, title={Production activities and economic dependency by age and gender in Europe: A cross-country comparison}, author={Bernhard J Hammer and Alexia Prskawetz and Inga Freund}, booktitle={Journal of the economics of ageing}, year={2015} }