Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Working Longer

Courtney Coile, Kevin Milligan, and David Wise, editors

Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
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ISBN: 978-0-226-61929-3

The following chapters are preliminary drafts unless otherwise noted. They have not yet been subjected to the formal review process of the NBER. This page will be updated as individual chapters are revised.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Courtney Coile, Kevin Milligan, David Wise (bibliographic info) (download) version of November 28, 2018
1. Older Men’s Labor Force Participation in Belgium: Alain Jousten, Mathieu Lefebvre (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. The Labor Force Participation of Older Men in Canada: Kevin Milligan, Tammy Schirle (bibliographic info) (download)
3. From Early Retirement to Staying in the Job–Trend Reversal in the Danish Labor Market: Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta, Peder J. Pedersen (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Explaining the Reversal in the Trend of Older Workers’ Employment Rates: The Case of France: Didier Blanchet, Antoine Bozio, Corinne Prost, Muriel Roger (bibliographic info) (download)
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 (bibliographic info) (download) version of December 21, 2018 (Working Paper version)
6. Employment at Older Ages: Evidence from Italy: Agar Brugiavini, Giacomo Pasini, Guglielmo Weber (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Japan: Takashi Oshio, Emiko Usui, Satoshi Shimizutani (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Why Are People Working Longer in the Netherlands?: Adriaan Kalwij, Arie Kapteyn, Klaas de Vos (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Trends in Labor Force Participation of Older Workers in Spain: Pilar García-Gómez, Sergi Jimenez-Martin, Judit Vall Castelló (bibliographic info) (download) version of May 18, 2018 (Working Paper version)
10. The Recent Rise of Labor Force Participation of Older Workers in Sweden: Lisa Laun, Mårten Palme (bibliographic info) (download) version of May 3, 2018 (Working Paper version)
11. Long-run Trends in the Economic Activity of Older People in the UK: James Banks, Carl Emmerson, Gemma Tetlow (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
12. Working Longer in the U.S.: Trends and Explanations: Courtney C. Coile (bibliographic info) (download) version of November 28, 2018 (Working Paper version)
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