Age Shock: How Finance Is Failing Us by Robin Blackburn

By Robin Blackburn

Publish yr note: First released in December 1st 2006
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Most nations face the long run with an ageing inhabitants, but such a lot governments are decreasing on pensions and the care prone wanted through the aged. Robin Blackburn exposes the perverse reasoning and distinct pursuits that have mixed to provide this nonsensical situation. This up to date paperback version of Age surprise contains a new preface explaining why the credits crunch and eurozone challenge have had this sort of devastating influence and outlining the way to warrantly first rate pensions and care provision.

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