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Will the Demand for Assets Fall When the Baby Boomers Retire?

Categories: Retirement/Social Security

http://www.cbo.gov/ftpdocs/105xx/doc10526/09-08_Baby-Boomers.pdf

This background paper considers one aspect of the retirement of members of the baby boom generation from the workforce: whether the selling of assets, particularly stocks and bonds, will cause a dramatic decline in price and value of such assets. From the Congressional Budget Office.