From the latest Civic Ventures e-newsletter, some helpful links to recent "articles worth reading":
- "Policies to Promote Labor Force Participation of Older People," Alicia Munnell, director of the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, January 2006. The conclusion: "Keeping older workers in the labor force may well be good for both workers and employers, but it is not obvious that it will happen." Find out what needs to change.
- "The New Old Age: As the pool of young recruits dries up, companies and countries are putting the retired back to work" - Newsweek, Jan. 30, 2006
- "The Rest of Your Life: Planning isn't only about finances. It's also about your search for meaning" - TIME, January, 2006
- "Where baby boom outshines 'greatest generation'" - commentary by author Leonard Steinhorn, Baltimore Sun, Feb. 8, 2006
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