Tag: older workers

Mature woman working in a factory / warehouse

Abstract This paper summarizes what is known about the labor supply of older men, defined as those 55 and over. The topic is of great interest because older individuals will comprise a much greater portion of the population, so their labor supply will have a significant impact on national output, tax revenues, and the cost…

Portrait Of Male Florist Outside Shop

Introduction Working longer is one way to improve the retirement security of today’s older workers. It increases retirement resources while shrinking the period over which these resources will be needed. Working longer would also contribute to economic growth, allowing the nation to benefit from the knowledge and skills of older Americans. And it could potentially…