The politics of population ageing

John MacInnes, Jeroen Spijker

Research output: Other contribution


The fear that dependent older people represent a great demographic challenge for the welfare state is misconceived. Welfare spending would therefore be better directed towards the young.
Original languageEnglish
TypeInvited articles
Media of outputOnline Article
PublisherPolicy Network
Publication statusPublished - 6 Feb 2014

Publication series

NameThe new age of distributional conflict
Publisher Policy Network


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    MacInnes, J. & Spijker, J.



    Project: Research

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