First published on
24 November 2017
Institutional Paper 065

The 2018 Ageing Report: Underlying Assumptions and Projection Methodologies


This report details the underlying assumptions and projection methodologies used to estimate the long-term economic and budgetary impact of a population ageing.


European Commission

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Institutional Paper 065. November 2017. Brussels. PDF. 240pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BC-17-065-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-64714-7 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi:10.2765/286359 (online)

JEL classification: J10, J11, J18, J21, J26, I0, O4, H55


European Economy Institutional Papers are important reports analysing the economic situation and economic developments prepared by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, which serve to underpin economic policy-making by the European Commission, the Council of the European Union and the European Parliament. Views expressed in unofficial documents do not necessarily represent the views of the European Commission.


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