Mature workers in Alberta and British Columbia: understanding the issues and opportunities

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Government of Alberta


This discussion paper is intended to assist the Governments of Alberta and British Columbia [Canadian provinces], and their partners, in responding to the issue of labour and skill shortages. Alberta and British Columbia are both facing labour supply challenges that, with their aging populations, are expected to intensify in the coming years. At the same time, perceptions and expectations of retirement are changing. This document provides background information on mature workers in Alberta and British Columbia and actions employers and governments can consider for increasing...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Labour market; Skills and knowledge; Participation

Keywords: Ageing workforce; Labour shortage; Skill shortage; Retirement; Labour force participation

Geographic subjects: Canada; North America

Published: Edmonton, Alberta: Government of Alberta, 2008

Physical description: [56] p.

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Resource type: Discussion paper

Document number: TD/TNC 115.657

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