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Demographic Transitions and Economic Consequences: An Analysis of Population Ageing in China

Yufei Xiao * 1
1 Yew Wah International Education School Guangzhou Campus

* Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.

Advances in Economics, Management and Political Sciences, Vol. 2
Published 22 March 2023. © 2023 The Author(s). Published by EWA Publishing
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Citation Yufei Xiao. Demographic Transitions and Economic Consequences: An Analysis of Population Ageing in China. AEMPS (2023) Vol. 2. DOI: 10.54254/2754-1169/2/2023021.

Abstract

This research delves into the demographic transitions and their economic ramifications in China by critically analyzing the causes, scale, and impacts of population ageing, along with potential strategies for mitigating its challenges. Recognizing the significance of demographic ageing as a global phenomenon, the paper contextualizes China's ageing population within an international framework, drawing on empirical data and statistics. The analysis investigates the driving factors behind China’s ageing populace, evaluating whether it is an inherent byproduct of economic progression or if it is influenced by additional determinants. Subsequent segments of the study appraise the multifaceted effects of demographic ageing on China's economic landscape and societal structures, encompassing both advantageous and detrimental aspects. To broaden the scope, this study includes an examination of the outcomes of population ageing in other nations, which serves as a reference point for envisaging prospective trajectories for China. Conclusively, the paper proffers recommendations and potential strategies aimed at alleviating the adverse impacts and proactively addressing the challenges posed by an ageing population.

Keywords

The Ageing Population, China, Economy, Potential strategies

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Published Date
22 March 2023
Series
Advances in Economics, Management and Political Sciences
ISSN (Print)
2754-1169
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2754-1177
DOI
10.54254/2754-1169/2/2023021
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