TITLE

Revisiting the "Dependency Ratio"

AUTHOR(S)
Orr, Doug
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Dollars & Sense;Mar/Apr2005, Issue 258, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the dependency ratio that has been calculated by the U.S. Social Security Trustees, as a tool in assessing any demographic threat to society's ability to provide for retirement income security. Criticism against the method used by the trustees to calculate; Overview of the method used by the trustees; Group of people who are considered dependents.
ACCESSION #
16658605

 

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