TITLE

This time it's different

AUTHOR(S)
Maddox, Bronwen
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Prospect;Feb2012, Issue 191, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including ageing population in rich countries, pensions and healthcare; and reform welfare.
ACCESSION #
80232552

 

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