Aging Asia: Economic and Social Implications of Rapid Demographic Change in China, Japan, and Korea



David Bloom, Harvard University
Judith Banister, The Conference Board
Naoki Ikegami, Keio University
Soonman Kwon, Seoul National University
Shripad Tuljapurkar, Stanford University
Marcus W. Feldman, Stanford University
Naohiro Ogawa, Nihon University
Andrew Mason, University of Hawaii
Shanlian Hu, Fudan University
Edward Norton, University of Michigan
Shuzhuo Li, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Maria Porter, University of Chicago
Meng Kin Lim, National University of Singapore National University of Singapore
Kai Hong Phua Kai Hong Phua, National University of Singapore National University of Singapore
John C. Campbell, University of Michigan Emeritus
Byongho Tchoe, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs
Young Kyung Do, Asia Health Policy Program
Jian Wang, Shandong University
Dolores Gallagher-Thompson, Stanford School of Medicine

Date and Time

February 25, 2009 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM


Open to the public.

No RSVP required


Bechtel Conference Center

This conference, sponsored by the Asia Health Policy Program at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center and the Global Aging Program of Stanford Center on Longevity, explored the impact of rapid aging on economic growth, labor markets, social insurance financing, long term care, and health care in China, Japan, and Korea.