Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Kevin Cheng
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2003
Keywords: demographic structure, fertility, fertility rates, children per woman, fertility rate, number of children, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment
This study assesses the economic implications of China's changing population in the 21st century using a numerical general equilibrium model. The simulations show that lower fertility rates yield lower saving rates...