16 min

Are EMs about to benefit from a longevity dividend‪?‬ A Third Eye View of Emerging Markets

    • Investing

It is often assumed that growth in EMs stems from the expanding youth population. On-the-ground insights, however, point to an overlooked longevity dividend, where people in urban areas carry on working to an older age, even starting new businesses, in order to continue making connections and contributing; earning the respect previously given by virtue of age alone. In this podcast Tassos Stassopoulos discusses on-the-ground insights, and what it means for EM investment, with Gita Ghate, founder Third Eye.

It is often assumed that growth in EMs stems from the expanding youth population. On-the-ground insights, however, point to an overlooked longevity dividend, where people in urban areas carry on working to an older age, even starting new businesses, in order to continue making connections and contributing; earning the respect previously given by virtue of age alone. In this podcast Tassos Stassopoulos discusses on-the-ground insights, and what it means for EM investment, with Gita Ghate, founder Third Eye.

16 min