Fertility, Costs for Children and Public Policy

Part of the New Frontiers in Regional Science: Asian Perspectives book series (NFRSASIPER, volume 13)


Population growth is one of factors to affect the economic growth. Such growth affects not only economic growth but also labour supply. Many developed countries face the population declining. For example, Japan is one of the most declining country where the number of population is estimated about 128 million at 2010 and will be estimated around 99 million at 2046. (National Institute of Population and Social Security Research of Japan (2013).)


Social Security Public Support Economic Growth Rate Fertility Decision Wage Income 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Business and Public PoliciesChukyo UniversityNagoya city, AichiJapan

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