Education

posted Tue, 2019-10-29 15:19
The Age-Friendly framework, boiled down to four critical elements to great care, is now referred to as the 4Ms: what Matters to older adults; Medication, Mentation and Mobility.
posted Tue, 2019-10-29 13:44
The U.S. retirement system is flawed and inadequate. The remedy? Expand Social Security and ensure employers and workers contribute to simple, affordable retirement plans.
posted Tue, 2019-10-29 13:44
Population aging poses fundamental public policy challenges. Barring changes in the employment of older adults, population aging implies a shrinking number of workers to sup­-port a growing number of retirees.
posted Tue, 2019-10-29 13:44
Findings from two large surveys posit solutions for the millions of older Americans working in precarious or part-time jobs.
posted Tue, 2019-10-29 13:44
A realistic look at the disempowered status of America’s older workers and their rocky path to a secure retirement.
posted Tue, 2019-10-29 13:44
Longer work lives come at the expense of people faced with the effects of cumulative disadvantage across the life course.
posted Mon, 2019-10-07 20:55
The Fall 2019 issue of Generations focuses on the economic conditions of older people as they stay or reenter America’s workforce: Who can choose to work longer? What benefits are and will be available for those who cannot keep working? And how did this situation come to pass?
posted Tue, 2019-09-24 13:27
Workforce shortages are already a challenge in much of the developed world. One solution is hiding in plain sight: hire and retain older adults.
posted Tue, 2019-09-24 13:14
Recent studies show that as many as half of Americans will live in a nursing home at some point in their lives,
posted Mon, 2019-09-23 16:30
The sad reality is that for too long guardianship abuse has been a hidden secret in this country.