Ageing, health, and health care

The population in the developed world has experienced a significant increase in life expectancy over the last 50 years. Simultaneously, while the onset of comorbidities has been deferred to older age groups, health-care expenditure has grown dramatically, primarily owing to the advancement of medica...

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Main Author: Breyer, Friedrich
Costa-Font, Joan
Felder, Stefan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: 2011
Data of publication: 2011
ISSN: 0266-903X
EISSN: 1460-2121
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: Oxford Review of Economic Policy ; 26 (2011), 4. - S. 674-690. - ISSN 0266-903X
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Universität Konstanz Institional Repository (KOPS)
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