Steven Lugauer

Steven Lugauer is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Notre Dame.

Content by Steven Lugauer
  • Blog post

    Smaller family sizes and ageing populations may reduce long-run savings rates

    As developing countries embark on demographic transitions, the phenomenon of declining birth rates and family size becomes an increasingly important policy dilemma. Demography has implications for a country’s labour supply, savings rates, and capital formation, all of which shape and influence its economic growth. In today’s blog, the authors argue that increases in...

    18 Nov 2015 | Chad Curtis, Steven Lugauer, Nelson Mark