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Reinventing retirement: New pathways, new arrangements, new meanings

Special issue and podcast From Human Relations This special issue outlines the historical and social context of retirement as a concept and identifies some of the most dramatic broad-based forces of change that in recent years have shaken this established construct to its core. … Continue reading

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Towards a new political economy of pensions? The implications for women

From Critical Social Policy Over recent years there has been concern about the future sustainability of UK pensions mainly linked with the increase in life expectancy of the general population. The government and pensions industry face the difficult challenge of … Continue reading

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Employee retirement: a review and recommendations for future investigation

From Journal of Management By the year 2012, nearly 20% of the total U.S. workforce will be aged 55 years or older. And yet despite the obvious importance of retirement to our society, the last comprehensive review of employee retirement … Continue reading

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