The Resource Older workers in a globalizing world : an international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns in Western industrialized countries, Dirk Hofäcker, (electronic resource)

Older workers in a globalizing world : an international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns in Western industrialized countries, Dirk Hofäcker, (electronic resource)

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Older workers in a globalizing world : an international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns in Western industrialized countries
Title
Older workers in a globalizing world
Title remainder
an international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns in Western industrialized countries
Statement of responsibility
Dirk Hofäcker
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This timely book investigates the growth of the early retirement trend and its varying spread among different groups of older workers in fourteen modern societies. It argues for a differentiated political approach to reverse early retirement, which relies on both pension and employability policies for older workers
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Cataloging source
UKM
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Hofäcker, Dirk
Dissertation note
"Dissertation at the University of Bamberg, 2008, under the original title : 'Late careers under globalization. An international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns among older workers in Western industrialized countries.'"--T.p. verso.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6283.W47
LC item number
H64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Edward Elgar Publishing
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  • Older people
  • Post-retirement employment
  • Occupational mobility
  • Older people
  • Post-retirement employment
  • Occupational mobility
Label
Older workers in a globalizing world : an international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns in Western industrialized countries, Dirk Hofäcker, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-316) and index
Contents
1. Introduction : the "two-faced pension crisis" -- 2. State of the art in social science research -- 3. Globalization, institutional strategies and late careers -- 4. The macro-perspective : late careers and retirement in international comparison -- 5. The micro-perspective : a four-country comparison 6. Conclusions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 321 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849803359
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009937926
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DLC)9781849803359
Label
Older workers in a globalizing world : an international comparison of retirement and late-career patterns in Western industrialized countries, Dirk Hofäcker, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-316) and index
Contents
1. Introduction : the "two-faced pension crisis" -- 2. State of the art in social science research -- 3. Globalization, institutional strategies and late careers -- 4. The macro-perspective : late careers and retirement in international comparison -- 5. The micro-perspective : a four-country comparison 6. Conclusions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 321 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849803359
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009937926
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DLC)9781849803359

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