Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ellen McGrattan , Kazuaki Miyachi , and Adrian Peralta-Alva
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 28 November 2018
Keywords: Retirement, Government expenditures and health, Taxation, Aging, Asia and Pacific, Health care, Japan, Social Security and Public Pensions, Health Insurance, Public and Private
Japan faces the problem of how to finance retirement, health, and long-term care expenditures as the population ages. This paper analyzes the impact of policy options intended to address this problem by employing a...