The Costs and Benefits of Caring: Aggregate Burdens of an Aging Population
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Nick Pretnar acknowledges support from the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship under Grant No. DGE1252522. We would like to thank seminar participants at the University of California - Santa Barbara, Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Missouri, the Spring 2018, Midwest Macroeconomics Conference at the University of Wisconsin, and the 2018 Society for Economic Dynamics Conference at the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAMS) in Mexico City. Special thanks to Laurence Ales, Javier Birchenall, Ali Shourideh, Joe Haslag, Peter Rupert, Roozbeh Hosseini, Tim Kehoe, Ariel Zetlin-Jones, and Bill Bednar for their helpful comments. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.