Essays about: "Ageing Population"

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  1. 1. A system in crisis with the worst yet to come: Social security spending in Finland 1980-2018 and some gloomy forecasts for the near-future (2019-2030)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Rolf Lennart Granholm; [2021]
    Keywords : social security; population aging; fiscal unsustainability; historical development; future forecasts; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Finland’s social security spending has been increasing rapidly over the past four decades, and is expected to continue increasing in the decades to come. The increase has been largely driven by population ageing resulting in increased old-age spending. READ MORE

  2. 2. Socio-economic inequality in Health : - An analysis of individuals over the age of 50 in the European population

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Evelina Jansson; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : I have considered how socio-economic status are related to different health outcomes among people older than 50 years in the population of Europe and Israel. The data originates from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (the SHARE-project) and offers the opportunity for an in-depth analysis through its information-rich content that includes over 100 different variables at the individual level, covering the years 2004-2017. READ MORE

  3. 3. Why retire? Socioeconomic status and retirement reason in three different European welfare regimes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Fanny Norrestad; [2021]
    Keywords : retirement; socioeconomic status; welfare state regimes; Europe; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Policy makers in most European countries have in recent decades reformed their pension systems with the aim of increasing labor market participation among older workers to solve the problem of an ageing population. The question arises whether delayed retirement is a sustainable solution or if it comes at the cost of certain groups in society. READ MORE

  4. 4. Technology based solutions as enablers for active and assisted living - Development of a conceptual system to assist in ageing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Amanda Westin; Fiona Hay; [2021]
    Keywords : eldercare; welfare technology; smart home; safety; technical design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Old age is something that affects everyone, sooner or later and in different ways. The question on how to take care of older persons and support them when getting older might be more relevant now than ever, as the population over 60 years old is expected to grow with 40 percent in the coming 10 years. READ MORE

  5. 5. Golden Years in Lund: A qualitative study of how the elderly experience space and inclusivity in Lund

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Christoffer Abrahamsson Bodforss; [2021]
    Keywords : Lund; elderly; ageing; environmental gerontology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The global population is in a process of ageing. As living standards in most countries are rising and modern medicine is advancing, we face a demographic shift towards an older population. With this comes not only economic challenges but also a need to adapt and change society in order to accommodate the growing number of elderly. READ MORE