Retirement in the 21st century

  • UK

16th June 2015, Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Daniel Chandler and Gemma Tetlow

Employment rates of older men have increased steadily since the mid-1990s, following a period of decline from the late 1960s. At the same time, employment rates of older women have continued to increase. This growth was only somewhat arrested during the recent recession. This study from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation looks at the factors contributing to this growth in employment. Read the report here.