demographic changes

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Macroéconomie et gilets jaunes

Les analyses de la fronde des gilets jaunes ont surtout mis l’accent sur la répartition des revenus et des prélèvements entre catégories sociales et selon le lieu d’habitation. Lecture évidemment pertinente. Mais elle ne doit pas en occulter une autre, qui porte sur les évolutions d’ensemble des dix dernières années et sur ce qu’on peut anticiper pour les dix prochaines.

By: Jean Pisani-Ferry Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance Date: December 4, 2018
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Blog Post

Demographics and Long Run Growth

Scholars have been investigating the relationship between demographics and long term growth, in the context of the secular stagnation hypothesis. We review recent contributions.

By: Silvia Merler Topic: Global Economics & Governance Date: June 18, 2018
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Economic weakness and demographic challenges: what next for Europe?

After a year of weak recovery what is next for Europe? This event looked at both the general macroeconomic situation as well as the challenges posed by changing demographics

Speakers: John Driffill, Torben M. Andersen and Pia Hüttl Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance Location: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Date: February 22, 2016
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Policy Contribution

The growing intergenerational divide in Europe

During seven years of economic crisis, the intergenerational income and wealth divide has increased in many European Union countries. This paper reviews the pension reforms implemented by several countries and it provides policy recommendations to address the intergenerational divide.

By: Pia Hüttl, Karen E. Wilson and Guntram B. Wolff Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance Date: November 10, 2015
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Past Event

Structural Reforms: dynamic growth impact and policy challenges

What are the beneficial effects of product market reforms? What progress have Spain and Italy made in the past years and what challenges do they still face? How should structural reforms be coordinated within the euro area?

Speakers: Laura Bardone, Helge Berger, Massimo Bordignon, Adriana Cerretelli, Zsolt Darvas, Romain Duval, Vitor Gaspar, Huw Pill, Gabriele Steinhauser, Wilfried Steinheuer, Alessio Terzi, Christian Thimann, Guntram B. Wolff and Ramon Xifré Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance Location: Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Date: November 2, 2015