stochastic population projections, stochastic fiscal projections, fiscal solvency

Publication date: 10 Mar 2006 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Authors: Weale, M | NIESR discussion paper number: 279
We assess the implications of demographic uncertainty for the budgetary position in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom. We evaluate the frequency distribution of the increase in taxes needed to deliver fiscal solvency.