Aging American Population

Jennifer Ortman and Richard Johnson talked about demographic changes expected during the next 35 years, and the policy implications of an… read more

Jennifer Ortman and Richard Johnson talked about demographic changes expected during the next 35 years, and the policy implications of an aging American population. Topics included the shifting size and structure of the “baby boomer” generation, policy implications of changing demographics, retirement and employment issues, income, and health security. They said the 65-and-older population was expected to nearly double by 2050.

This program was part of C-SPAN’s regular Friday “America by the Numbers” series. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 15, 2014

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  • Aug 15, 2014 | 9:28am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 2:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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