How Sensitive is Old-Age Poverty to Financial Crisis? A microsimulation Experiment for Sweden
Publication year: 2014
Öberg, Gustav , Elisa Baroni, Thomas Lindh
How Sensitive is Old-Age Poverty to Financial Crisis? A microsimulation Experiment for Sweden in: New Pathways in Microsimulation, Eds.: Gijs Dekkers, Marcia Keegan & Cathal O’Donoghue. Pp: 161-182. Ashgate 2014.
An agent based model is used to analyse the impact of the financial crisis on old-age poverty in Sweden. The model (IFSIM) enables an analysis which takes into account feedback effects between the states tax-policy, the labour market and pension system.