A team of psychologists have examined how connected we feel to our past and future selves, and the impact of ageing on this connection.
Youthful populations are perceived as an economic gift for countries, whilst ageing populations can be problematic.
In both education and sports the youngest children in their age group are usually at a disadvantage, but could this effect last into adulthood?
Would over-40s benefits from working shorter hours?
In an attempt to support an ageing demographic, Japan delayed welfare reform at a significant cost to the young, argues Sagiri Kitao.
Although health status past 65 has improved, labour force participation has not kept pace, writes Steve Maas.
The ageing population population poses a financial risk to women.
A large-scale study in the United States has shown the lifespan gap to be as large as 10-15 years and expanding rapidly.
A new study has shown that inequality increases after age 65 in the US, creating 'two worlds' of ageing.
Professor Harold James argues that Europe could be neglecting future generations.
An effective strategy is needed to revitalize the Italian economy and stop its young people from leaving.
Johannes Koettl looks at increasing life expectancy and how public services would adapt.
Real estate could become a signifcant global player in securing the steady investment that pension schemes need.
Retention of older workers is important in Germany, where the labour force is expected to shrink by almost 35%.
This visualization shows the change in US age distribution from 1933-2100.