Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Working Longer

Courtney C. Coile, Kevin Milligan, and David A. Wise, editors

Published in December 2019 by University of Chicago Press
© 2019 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series - International Social Security

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336 pages
ISBN: 978-0-226-61929-3

Table of Contents

Introduction: Courtney C. Coile, Kevin Milligan, David A. Wise (p. 1 - 32) (bibliographic info)
1. Older Men’s Labor Force Participation in Belgium: Alain Jousten, Mathieu Lefebvre (p. 33 - 50) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
2. The Labor Force Participation of Older Men in Canada: Kevin Milligan, Tammy Schirle (p. 51 - 65) (bibliographic info)
3. From Early Retirement to Staying in the Job: Trend Reversal in the Danish Labor Market: Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta, Peder J. Pedersen (p. 67 - 86) (bibliographic info)
4. Explaining the Reversal in the Trend of Older Workers’ Employment Rates: The Case of France: Didier Blanchet, Antoine Bozio, Corinne Prost, Muriel Roger (p. 87 - 115) (bibliographic info)
5. Old-Age Labor Force Participation in Germany: What Explains the Trend Reversal among Older Men and the Steady Increase among Women?: Axel Börsch-Supan, Irene Ferrari (p. 117 - 145) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
6. Employment at Older Ages: Evidence from Italy: Agar Brugiavini, Giacomo Pasini, Guglielmo Weber (p. 147 - 162) (bibliographic info)
7. Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Japan: Takashi Oshio, Emiko Usui, Satoshi Shimizutani (p. 163 - 178) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
8. Why Are People Working Longer in the Netherlands?: Adriaan Kalwij, Arie Kapteyn, Klaas de Vos (p. 179 - 204) (bibliographic info)
9. Trends in Labor Force Participation of Older Workers in Spain: Pilar García-Gómez, Sergi Jiménez-Martín, Judit Vall Castelló (p. 205 - 230) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
10. The Recent Rise of Labor Force Participation of Older Workers in Sweden: Lisa Laun, Mårten Palme (p. 231 - 265) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
11. Long-Run Trends in the Economic Activity of Older People in the United Kingdom: James Banks, Carl Emmerson, Gemma Tetlow (p. 267 - 297) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
12. Working Longer in the United States: Trends and Explanations: Courtney C. Coile (p. 299 - 324) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
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