The economic burden of chronic diseases : estimates and projections for China, Japan and South Korea / David E. Bloom (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and IZA), Simiao Chen (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health), Michael Kuhn (Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU) and Vienna Institute of Demography), Mark E. McGovern (Queens University Belfast and UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health), Les Oxley (The University of Waikato), Klaus Prettner (University of Hohenheim) ; IZA Institute of Labor Economics. Bonn, Germany : IZA Institute of Labor Economics, July 2017