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Contributions to Economics

Private Intergenerational Transfers and Population Aging

The German Case

Authors: Lüth, Erik

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In the forthcoming decades the industrialized countries will experience a demographic transition that is unprecedented in history. While the transition's impact on public pension schemes has extensively been examined, its implication for private intergenerational transfers has gone almost unnoticed by the literature. This study attempts to make up for that gap in the literature. It gives a comprehensive overview of private transfer patterns in Germany, extends the methodology of generational accounting to include private intergenerational transfers, and presents a computable general equilibrium model that for the first time allows to analyze various bequest motives in a unified framework.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Private Intergenerational Transfers and Population Aging
Book Subtitle
The German Case
Authors
Series Title
Contributions to Economics
Copyright
2001
Publisher
Physica-Verlag Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-57588-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-57588-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-7908-1402-6
Series ISSN
1431-1933
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 188
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