ECONOMICS OF AGING

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NUR 401
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This course will provide the student with an overview of the important economic issues affecting an aging society. Issues such as the nation’s evolving public and private policies on retirement, pension, and health care will be examined. Current information on Social Security will be discussed as will varied financing and reform issues. There will also be an examination of the impact on society of varied demographic trends such as the retirement of baby boomers, the healthcare issues of an aging population, and the financial situation of older women.

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