Distance to Retirement and Older Workers' Employment: The Case for Delaying the Retirement Age

This paper presents empirical evidence and a theoretical foundation in favor of the view that the retirement age decision affects older workers' employment prior to retirement. To the extent that there are search frictions on the labor market, the return on jobs is determined by their expected...

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Volume: 8
Main Author: Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Langot, Francois
Hairault, Jean-Olivier
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: MIT Press 2010
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association Vol. 8; no. 5; pp. 1034 - 1076
Data of publication: 2010
Series: Journal of the European Economic Association
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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