Monograph

Population ageing - a threat to the welfare state? The case of Sweden

Bengtsson, T. (Ed.)
TitleDemographic Research Monographs 08
140 pages. Heidelberg [et al.], Springer (2010)

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1 Introduction
Tommy Bengtsson

2 The Ageing Population
Tommy Bengtsson and Kirk Scott

3 In This World Nothing Is Certain but Death and Taxes: Financing the Elderly
Åsa Hansson

4 A Stable Pension System: The Eighth Wonder
Agneta Kruse

5 Ways of Funding and Organising Elderly Care in Sweden
Per Gunnar Edebalk

6 Financing Healthcare: A Gordian Knot Waiting to Be Cut
Björn Lindgren and Carl Hampus Lyttkens

7 Towards a New Swedish Model?
Andreas Bergh

The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.