Distance to Retirement and The Job Search of Older Workers: The Case For Delaying Retirement Age

This paper presents a theoretical foundation and empirical evidence in favor of the view that the retirement age decision impacts on the employment of older workers before this age. Countries with a retirement age at 60 are indeed characterized by lower employment rates for workers aged 55-59. Based...

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Volume: 8
Main Author: Hairault, Jean-Olivier
Langot, François
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Wiley 01.09.2010
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association Vol. 8; no. 5; pp. 1034 - 1076
Data of publication: 2010-09-01
ISSN: 1542-4766
EISSN: 1542-4774
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Hyper Article en Ligne (HAL) (Open Access)
Hyper Article en Ligne (HAL)
HAL-SHS: Archive ouverte en Sciences de l'Homme et de la Société
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