Brief Incentives for Older Workers to Remain in the Workforce
Rudolph G. Penner
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Older workers could be induced to work longer, as improved health has accompanied longer longevity and as jobs that require hard physical labor have declined in relative importance. Many older workers have suggested that more flexible work arrangements, such as shorter hours and longer vacations, would enhance the attractiveness of working longer.
Research Areas Aging and retirement
Tags Social Security Economic well-being Pensions Retirement policy