About Jože Sambt
Joze Sambt is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Economics at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia. His research focuses on population aging, transfers across age groups, and the long-term sustainability of the public finance system. Specifically, he is developing microsimulation and other models to estimate the impact of pension reform proposals and assess the long-term sustainability of the public sector. He is currently involved in a project within the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Union to apply the NTA methodology to explain and project trends in public finances. With the Statistical Office of Slovenia, he co-authored the most recent life table for the population of Slovenia.