Working longer: an EU perspective

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Author: Sinclair, David; Watson, Jessica; Beach, Brian

Abstract:

This report presents a view of policies in place to enable people to stay in work up to retirement age and beyond. The report looks at the current situation for older workers across the [European Union] EU including new figures from pan European datasets, proposes the case for supporting working longer, and reviews legislation, policy change and other support at both an EU-wide and Member State level on this issue. The review identifies a number of key trends and challenges which need to be overcome in order to ameliorate the discrimination and lack of support faced by many people who...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Participation; Outcomes; Policy

Keywords: European Union; Ageing workforce; Labour force participation; Older worker; Employment pattern; Trend; Recommendations; Policy formation

Geographic subjects: Europe

Published: London, England: International Longevity Centre-UK, 2013

Physical description: 60 p. (report) + 37 p. (country profiles)

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http://www.ilcuk.org.uk/index.php/publications/publication_details/working_longer_an_eu_perspective

Also called: Working longer: a European Union perspective

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 115.1780

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