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    See Solow (2000), 184. A simulation of the ageing population on demand can be found in OECD (2005).Google Scholar
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    For example, Romer (1990a), Grossman and Helpman (1991a) and Aghion and Howitt (1992), see chapter 2 for a review of these models.Google Scholar
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    See, for example, Blackburn and Cipriani (2002), Kremer and Chen (1999), Becker et al. (1990), Becker and Barro (1988).Google Scholar
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    The database with regards to men and children or childlessness is, so far, very thin. For some data on Germany, see Rürup and Gruescu (2003), 15f. and Schmitt (2004).Google Scholar
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    See, for example, OECD (1998a), (2002).Google Scholar
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    Jones (2004), 2, suggests the main question in growth theory is “Why is there growth at all?” instead of focusing on the question of steady state growth.Google Scholar
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    See, for example, Börsch-Supan et al. (2004).Google Scholar
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    See Prognos (2003), (2005) and Rürup and Gruescu (2003).Google Scholar
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    In Lucas (1988), (1 − u) ≡ b.Google Scholar
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    For an analysis of how a policy mix can boost economic growth in Germany, see Deutsche Bundesbank (2004), Deutsche Bank Research (2003), OECD (2002).Google Scholar

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