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Developing our understanding of the determinants of later life, work and retirement

Prof Alan Barrett

  1. Using a novel dataset from the 2006 Portuguese Labour Force Survey this paper examines the impact of a voluntary reduction in hours of work, before retirement, on the moment of exit from the labour force. If, ...

    Authors: C Sofia Machado and Miguel Portela

    Citation: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies 2014 3:16

    Content type: Original article

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  2. In this paper we study the retirement patterns of couples in a multi-country setting using data from the Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe. In particular we test whether women’s (men’s) transiti...

    Authors: Laura Hospido and Gema Zamarro

    Citation: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies 2014 3:12

    Content type: Original article

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  3. The Danish labor market follows the trend in other countries of increasing labor force participation in the 60+ group. In Denmark, this increase has – until now – been most pronounced among 60-64-year-olds and...

    Authors: Mona Larsen and Peder J Pedersen

    Citation: IZA Journal of European Labor Studies 2013 2:21

    Content type: Original article

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