Summary: The state of being retired from one's position or occupation.
Publications272 found, 100 shown here
- Socioeconomic factors and disability retirement from back pain: a 1983-1993 population-based prospective study in NorwayK B Hagen
Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 25:2480-7. 2000..A prospective observational study with an 11-year follow-up period was performed...
- Aging, retirement, and changes in physical activity: prospective cohort findings from the GLOBE studyAnnabelle S Slingerland
Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
Am J Epidemiol 165:1356-63. 2007There is increased recognition that determinants of health should be investigated in a life-course perspective. Retirement is a major transition in the life course and offers opportunities for changes in physical activity that may improve ..
- Redistributing work in aging EuropeJames W Vaupel
Rostocker Zentrum for the Study of Demographic Change and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Konrad Zuse Strasse 1, D 18057 Rostock, Germany
Science 312:1911-3. 2006..Social science research is needed to provide policy-relevant knowledge about life-course options...
- Older Women's Health and Its Impact on WealthHyungsoo Kim
Department of Family Studies, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
J Women Aging 18:75-91. 2006..calls for heightened awareness of the negative financial consequences of health problems and also calls for increased lifetime earning potential, reconsideration of women's retirement benefits, and greater attention to preventive care.
- Retirement and drinking outcomes: lingering effects of workplace stress?Judith A Richman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago 4th Floor, 1601 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Addict Behav 31:767-76. 2006..SH), generalized workplace abuse (GWA), and psychological workload (PWL) impact drinking behaviors in retirement. A mail survey was completed at four points in time by a cohort of 1654 employees initially drawn from a ..
- Geriatric conditions and disability: the Health and Retirement StudyChristine T Cigolle
University of Michigan, the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, and the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Ann Intern Med 147:156-64. 2007..The prevalence of geriatric conditions and their effect on health and disability in older adults has not been investigated in population-based samples...
- Influence of retirement on leisure-time physical activity: the atherosclerosis risk in communities studyKelly R Evenson
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
Am J Epidemiol 155:692-9. 2002Cross-sectional data suggest that leisure-time physical activity may increase during retirement. Prospective population-based studies are necessary to characterize leisure activity patterns through retirement among the same persons to ..
- Work and retirement after cancer diagnosisHeather L Bednarek
Department of Economics, Saint Louis University, 3674 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108, USA
Res Nurs Health 28:126-35. 2005..These survivors reported their demographic characteristics and, if they had retired, reasons for retirement and their impression of the retirement experience...
- A prospective cohort study of risk factors for disability retirement because of back pain in the general working populationKare B Hagen
Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, National Insurance Administration, Oslo, Norway
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1790-6. 2002..A 7-year prospective cohort study of 34,754 employed men and women was conducted...
- Elevated liver enzyme activity in construction workers: prevalence and impact on early retirement and all-cause mortalityV Arndt
Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Germany
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 71:405-12. 1998....
- The genetic liability to disability retirement: a 30-year follow-up study of 24,000 Finnish twinsKaroliina Harkonmäki
Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
PLoS ONE 3:e3402. 2008No previous studies on the effect of genetic factors on the liability to disability retirement have been carried out...
- Predicting long-term sickness absence and early retirement pension from self-reported work abilityLea Sell
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, Denmark
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:1133-8. 2009The aim of this paper is to examine the relationship between self-reported work ability and long-term term of sickness absence or early retirement from the labour market.
- Influence of health, lifestyle, working conditions, and sociodemography on early retirement among nurses: the Danish Nurse Cohort StudyKarina Friis
National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Public Health 35:23-30. 2007..PEW is an early retirement scheme to make it possible for workers to retire at the age of 60.
- Retirement intentions of general practitioners aged 45-65 yearsThomas D Brett
General Practice and Primary Health Care Research, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Fremantle, WA, Australia
Med J Aust 191:75-7. 2009To ascertain the retirement intentions of a cohort of Australian general practitioners.
- Can self-reported strokes be used to study stroke incidence and risk factors?: evidence from the health and retirement studyM Maria Glymour
Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
Stroke 40:873-9. 2009..We examine whether incidence estimates from clinically verified studies are consistent with estimates from a nationally representative US sample assessing self-reported stroke...
- Cancer and the risk for taking early retirement pension: a Danish cohort studyKathrine Carlsen
Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Public Health 36:117-25. 2008The purpose of this study was to determine the risk for taking early retirement pension (ERP) in cancer survivors who were working at the time of diagnosis.
- Retirement planning, use of time, and psychosocial adjustmentM M Rosenkoetter
School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 22:703-22. 2001This was a descriptive study to examine the relationship between retirement planning, use of time, and the psychosocial adjustment to retirement...
- [Physician retirement from clinical practice: how and when]Enrique Wolpert Barraza
Comité Normativo Nacional de Consejos de Especialidades Médicas, Mexico, D F
Gac Med Mex 147:262-5. 2011..A brief description of the retirement of physicians in Spain where the National Health System retire physicians from practice at age 65 and in some ..
- Stress from uncertainty from graduation to retirement--a population-based study of Swiss physiciansPatrick A Bovier
Department of Community Medicine, Medical Outpatient Clinic, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
J Gen Intern Med 22:632-8. 2007..Uncertainty shapes many decisions made by physicians everyday. Uncertainty and physicians' inability to handle it may result in substandard care and unexplained variations in patterns of care...
- Retirement, risky alcohol consumption and drinking problems among blue-collar workersSamuel B Bacharach
Smithers Institute, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 10016, USA
J Stud Alcohol 65:537-45. 2004In this study, we assess the initial effects of employment status (not yet retired/continued employment, retirement with bridge employment and full retirement) on the alcohol consumption and drinking problems of retirement-eligible blue-..
- Health-promoting behaviors among adults with type 2 diabetes: findings from the Health and Retirement StudyF Nothwehr
Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indianapolis 46202 2859, USA
Prev Med 30:407-14. 2000..The relationships between behavior change and sociodemographic and health status measures are explored...
- Effect of retirement on major chronic conditions and fatigue: French GAZEL occupational cohort studyHugo Westerlund
Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
BMJ 341:c6149. 2010To determine, using longitudinal analyses, if retirement is followed by a change in the risk of incident chronic diseases, depressive symptoms, and fatigue...
- Alcohol use trajectories in two cohorts of U.S. women aged 50 to 65 at baselineJanet Kay Bobo
Battelle Memorial Institute, Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2375-80. 2010..To examine drinking trajectories followed by two cohorts of older women over 8 to 10 years of follow-up...
- Prevalence of medication-related risk factors among retirement village residents: a cross-sectional surveyCik Yin Lee
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University Parkville Campus, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
Age Ageing 39:581-7. 2010information on medication use and risk factors among older people residing in retirement villages and their uptake of medication reviews are scant.
- Early retirement from work among employees with a diagnosis of personality disorder compared to anxiety and depressive disordersJ Korkeila
Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Kunnallissairaalantie 20, 20700 Turku, Finland
Eur Psychiatry 26:18-22. 2011Risk of retirement from work before statutory retirement age among employees with personality disorders is unknown.
- Influence of health and work on early retirementTilja I J van den Berg
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Occup Environ Med 52:576-83. 2010The influence of health and work on early retirement and incentives for longer working were determined.
- Who will be there to nurse? Retention of nurses nearing retirementLinda O'Brien-Pallas
Nursing Effectiveness, Utilization and Outcomes Research Unit, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 50 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H4, Canada
J Nurs Adm 34:298-302. 2004To determine the impact on nursing work-force supply of delaying retirement.
- Older people's well-being as a function of employment, retirement, environmental characteristics and role preferencePeter Warr
Institute of Work Psychology, University of Sheffield, UK
Br J Psychol 95:297-324. 2004..over and above the identification of role membership on its own, with the relationship between older people's role occupancy (employed, unemployed or retired) and well-being being mediated by perceived environmental characteristics...
- Self-rated health before and after retirement in France (GAZEL): a cohort studyHugo Westerlund
Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
Lancet 374:1889-96. 2009Governments need to increase the proportion of the population in work in most developed countries because of ageing populations. We investigated longitudinally how self-perceived health is affected by work and retirement in older workers.
- A prospective study found impaired left ventricular function predicted job retirement after acute myocardial infarctionFinn E Nielsen
Department of Internal Medicine, Viborg Hospital, Heibergs alle, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
J Clin Epidemiol 57:837-42. 2004..This study examines whether reduced left ventricular systolic function had any influence on the 4-year retirement rate after acute MI.
- An occupational health intervention programme for workers at risk for early retirement; a randomised controlled trialA G E M de Boer
Coronel Institute for Occupational and Environmental Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, Netherlands
Occup Environ Med 61:924-9. 2004To evaluate an occupational health intervention programme for workers at risk for early retirement.
- The transition to retirement: stages and factors that influence retirement adjustmentDonald C Reitzes
Georgia State University, Department of Sociology, Atlanta 30303, USA
Int J Aging Hum Dev 59:63-84. 2004..of older workers from the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina metropolitan area were followed from pre-retirement to 24 months post-retirement in order to explore stages in retirement and the impact of social psychological, ..
- Work, retirement and physical activity: cross-sectional analyses from the Whitehall II studyGill K Mein
International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
Eur J Public Health 15:317-22. 2005To explore the relationship between work, retirement and physical activity.
- Health care utilisation before and after retirement due to illness. A 13-year population-based follow-up study of prematurely retired men and referents from the general populationThorne Wallman
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology Section, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Scand J Prim Health Care 22:95-100. 2004To test the hypothesis that prematurely retired men have long-term unspecifically increased health care utilisation, indicating broader health deterioration than reflected by the retirement diagnosis.
- A longitudinal study of retirement in older male veteransPaula P Schnurr
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 73:561-6. 2005In this study, the authors examined the effect of retirement on psychological and physical symptoms in 404 older male veterans who were taking part in an ongoing longitudinal study...
- Is retirement good or bad for mental and physical health functioning? Whitehall II longitudinal study of civil servantsG Mein
International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 57:46-9. 2003To determine whether retirement at age 60 is associated with improvement or deterioration in mental and physical health, when analysed by occupational grade and gender.
- Disability retirement among former employees at the construction of the Great Belt LinkH Hannerz
Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance, National Institute of Occupational Health, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
Public Health 119:301-4. 2005To investigate incidences of disability retirement among men who had been employed at the construction of a large traffic link in Denmark, which involved long working hours and long distances between home and work place.
- The effect of retirement on health: a panel analysis using data from the Swiss Household PanelStefania Mojon-Azzi
Research Institute for Labour Economics and Labour Law, University of St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 137:581-5. 2007Despite the importance of the relationship between retirement and health only a limited amount of empirical research has addressed this issue, particularly concerning physical health...
- Predictors of disability pension over a 10-year period for men and womenKaren Albertsen
National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Public Health 35:78-85. 2007..aim of this study was to explore work- and non-work-related predictors of disability pension among men and women and to estimate to what extent the gender difference in retirement rate could be explained by factors in and outside work.
- Baseline health, socioeconomic status, and 10-year mortality among older middle-aged Americans: findings from the Health and Retirement Study, 1992 2002Joe Feinglass
Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 St Clair No 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S209-17. 2007..This study analyzed whether socioeconomic status in older middle age continues to be associated with 10-year survival after data are controlled for baseline health status...
- Race, gender, and the retirement decisions of people ages 60 to 80: prospects for age integration in employmentTay K McNamara
Boston College, Chesnut Hill, MA 02467-3807, USA
Int J Aging Hum Dev 59:255-86. 2004..This article, drawing on the 1998 Health and Retirement Study, explores ways in which race, gender, and age moderate the effects of various factors on labor force ..
- Involuntary job loss as a risk factor for subsequent myocardial infarction and stroke: findings from the Health and Retirement SurveyWilliam T Gallo
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
Am J Ind Med 45:408-16. 2004..Previous research has demonstrated that involuntary job loss in the years immediately preceding retirement can be a stressful life event shown to produce adverse changes in physical and affective health...
- Retirement on grounds of ill healthM Stattin
Department of Sociology, , Sweden
Occup Environ Med 62:135-40. 2005
- Morning stiffness and its influence on early retirement in patients with recent onset rheumatoid arthritisG Westhoff
Epidemiology Unit, German Rheumatism Research Centre, Berlin, Germany
Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:980-4. 2008To describe the association between morning stiffness (MS) and early retirement in patients with early RA.
- Unemployment and retirement and ill-health: a cross-sectional analysis across European countriesSeyed Mohammad Alavinia
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:39-45. 2008..To determine the associations between different measures of health and labor market position across ten European countries...
- Industrial differences in disability retirement rates in Denmark, 1996-2000Harald Hannerz
National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:465-71. 2004The objective of the study was to identify industries associated with a high risk of disability retirement and to roughly estimate the fraction of the retirements that can be attributed to a non-optimum work environment.
- Effects of retirement voluntariness on changes in smoking, drinking and physical activity among Dutch older workersKene Henkens
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI in The Hague, The Netherlands
Eur J Public Health 18:644-9. 2008Although several studies have investigated the association of health behaviors with retirement, none has examined this relationship in the context of retirement voluntariness.
- Does occupational social class predict coronary heart disease after retirement? A 12-year follow-up study in SwedenKristina Sundquist
Karolinska Institutet, Family Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 33:447-54. 2005..To examine whether socioeconomic status and coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors remain significant predictors of CHD among people aged >or=65 years. Previous studies in this age group are few and inconsistent...
- Demonstration of the healthy worker survivor effect in a cohort of workers in the construction industryU Siebert
Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
Occup Environ Med 58:774-9. 2001..To assess the potential of a healthy worker survivor effect due to differential occupational mobility in a cohort of construction workers...
- Age at retirement and long term survival of an industrial population: prospective cohort studyShan P Tsai
Shell Health Services, Shell Oil Company, 910 Louisiana, Houston, TX 77002, USA
BMJ 331:995. 2005To assess whether early retirement is associated with better survival.
- All well at work? Evaluation of workplace-based early rehabilitation in the Finnish State administrationI Väänänen-Tomppo
State Treasury, Helsinki, Finland
Int J Rehabil Res 24:171-80. 2001..In the cases of early retirement, the average retirement age of early rehabilitation participants was considerably higher than the average for ..
- Effects of retirement on lifestyle in relation to changes in weight and waist circumference in Dutch men: a prospective studyAstrid C J Nooyens
Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Public Health Nutr 8:1266-74. 2005To study changes in lifestyle in relation to changes in body weight and waist circumference associated with occupational retirement in men.
- Predictors of disability retirementN Krause
Human Population Laboratory, Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California, USA
Scand J Work Environ Health 23:403-13. 1997Disability retirement may increase as the work force ages, but there is little information on factors associated with retirement because of disability...
- Effect of retirement on sleep disturbances: the GAZEL prospective cohort studyJussi Vahtera
Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Finland
Sleep 32:1459-66. 2009Changes in health following retirement are poorly understood. We used serial measurements to assess the effect of retirement on sleep disturbances.
- Quality of work, well-being, and intended early retirement of older employees: baseline results from the SHARE StudyJohannes Siegrist
Department of Medical Sociology, University of Duesseldorf, Germany
Eur J Public Health 17:62-8. 2007....
- Health, psychosocial factors and retirement intentions among Finnish physiciansTarja Heponiemi
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Helsinki, Finland
Occup Med (Lond) 58:406-12. 2008Early retirement among physicians is a worldwide problem and all efforts to try to minimize it are of importance.
- Health effects of involuntary job loss among older workers: findings from the health and retirement surveyW T Gallo
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:S131-40. 2000..To estimate the health consequences of involuntary job loss among older workers in the United States...
- Racial/ethnic differences in the relationship between the use of health care services and functional disability: the health and retirement study (1992-2004)Mary Elizabeth Bowen
Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202
Gerontologist 48:659-67. 2008....
- From midlife to early old age: health trajectories associated with retirementMarkus Jokela
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
Epidemiology 21:284-90. 2010Previous studies report contradictory findings regarding health effects of retirement. This study examines longitudinally the associations of retirement with mental health and physical functioning.
- National survey of job satisfaction and retirement intentions among general practitioners in EnglandBonnie Sibbald
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
BMJ 326:22. 2003..To measure general practitioners' intentions to quit direct patient care, to assess changes between 1998 and 2000, and to investigate associated factors, notably job satisfaction...
- The prognosis for individuals on disability retirement. An 18-year mortality follow-up study of 6887 men and women sampled from the general populationThorne Wallman
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
BMC Public Health 6:103. 2006..Since most disability pensions are granted because of non-fatal diseases the reason for the increased mortality therefore remains largely unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate potential explanatory factors...
- Retirement and mental health: analysis of the Australian national survey of mental health and well-beingPeter Butterworth
Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT Australia
Soc Sci Med 62:1179-91. 2006Nation-wide research on mental health problems amongst men and women during the transition from employment to retirement is limited...
- Retirement and mental healthPatricia Drentea
University of Alabama Birmingham, USA
J Aging Health 14:167-94. 2002This research examines whether retirement is associated with mental health and how one's daily pursuits mediate this association. It tests two perspectives from the sociology of work and the sociology of mental health.
- Current determinants of early retirement among blue collar workers in PolandZuzanna Szubert
Department of Environmental Epidemiology, Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine, Lodz, Poland
Int J Occup Med Environ Health 18:177-84. 2005..The aim of the project was to identify the factors that significantly contribute to early retirement during the period of socioeconomic transformation in Poland.
- Lifetime earnings, social security benefits, and the adequacy of retirement wealth accumulationEric M Engen
Federal Reserve Board, USA
Soc Secur Bull 66:38-57. 2005
- [Active ageing and quality of life--Results of a WHO demonstration project]O von dem Knesebeck
Institut für Medizin Soziologie, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg
Z Gerontol Geriatr 39:82-9. 2006..period of life due to loss of partner within the last five years and people undergoing a status change due to retirement within the last two years...
- The baby boom becomes the elder boomKen Terry
Bus Health 20:10-7. 2002
- [Older female employees in Germany - structures of employment and perspectives of the future]W Clemens
Freie Universitat Berlin, Institut für Soziologie, Garystrasse 55, 14195, Berlin
Z Gerontol Geriatr 39:41-7. 2006..Further topics are the completion of working life and the transition to retirement of female employees, the issue of the future working conditions of older female employees related with ..
- The long shadow of work - does time since labour market exit affect the association between socioeconomic position and health in a post-working populationMartin Hyde
Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences in Medicine, University College London, London, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 61:533-9. 2007..To test the effect of time since labour market exit (LME) on associations between socioeconomic position (SEP) and self-rated health...
- Does money buy better health? Unpacking the income to health association after midlifeBrent Berry
University of Toronto, Canada
Health (London) 11:199-226. 2007..I focus on the self-rated health and mobility limitations of adults transitioning into retirement over six panels of the Health and Retirement Study (1992-2002; age 51-61 at wave one; N = 7602)...
- After 65: the next challengeGail J Donner
Can Nurse 102:32-3. 2006
- Gender differences in retirement decisions in Hong KongWilliam Keng Mun Lee
Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
J Women Aging 17:59-76. 2005The study of labor force participation at older ages and the process of retirement do not have a long tradition in Asia's newly developed societies...
- Benefits, consumerism and an "ownership society"Duane L Olson
Deere and Company, USA
Benefits Q 22:7-14. 2006..them, baby boomers assume more of both decision-making and financial responsibility for their health care and retirement. This article reviews the changing health and retirement plan landscape, and describes the plans, products and ..
- Extraordinary longevity: individual and societal issuesDonald B Louria
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, 30 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07107, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 53:S317-9. 2005..Changes in retirement age, strengthening (but then replacing) the Social Security system, retaining older persons in the labor force, ..
- Bush plan takes security out of social securityJeanne C Marsh
Soc Work 50:99-100. 2005
- Increased wealth and income as correlates of self-assessed retirementRichard K Caputo
Yeshiva University Wilf Campus, Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Belfer Hall, 2495 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10033 3299, USA
J Gerontol Soc Work 47:175-201. 2006This study examined whether retirement implies complete withdrawal from the labor force and the role that increased wealth and income play in regard to the nature of retirement. Data came from the Health & Retirement Study, Waves 1-5...
- Will choice-based reform work for Medicare? Evidence from the Federal Employees Health Benefits ProgramCurtis S Florence
Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Health Serv Res 41:1741-61. 2006..To examine the effect of premiums and benefits on the health plan choices of older enrollees who choose Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) health plans as their primary payer...
- When will faculty retire?: Factors influencing retirement decisions of nurse educatorsSusan D Kowalski
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Nursing, NV 89154 3018, USA
J Nurs Educ 45:349-55. 2006..Outcomes reflected that respondents' mean anticipated age of retirement was 64.4; however, the optimal age of retirement desired by respondents was younger (62.4)...
- Postretirement earnings relative to preretirement earnings: gender and racial differencesMartha N Ozawa
George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
J Gerontol Soc Work 47:63-82. 2006..Data from the Social Security Administration indicate that earnings are already a sizable component of retirement income...
- Facing the new facts of retirement income adequacyMarjorie S Mills
Mercer Human Resource Consulting, Atlanta, USA
Benefits Q 20:40-7. 2004A range of new factors is responsible for the current problem with insufficient retirement resources. Changes inside and outside the organization share partial responsibility, as do employee behaviors...
- Shifting responsibility to workers: the future of retirement adequacy in the United StatesAllen Steinberg
Hewitt Associates, Lincolnshire, Illinois, USA
Benefits Q 20:15-26. 2004..Moreover, the authors show that even among participants, the extent of retirement preparedness depends on defined benefit (DB) plan coverage and retiree medical benefit generosity...
- The importance of LTC insurance for the retirement security of the baby boomersJanemarie Mulvey
Employment Policy Foundation, USA
Benefits Q 21:48-55. 2005Any discussion about the prospects of retirement security for the baby boomers must take into account the potentially devastating costs of future long-term care (LTC) services...
- Return to work after first myocardial infarction in 1991-1996 in FinlandHelena Hämäläinen
Social Insurance Institution, Research Department, Turku, Finland
Eur J Public Health 14:350-3. 2004..A substantial number of myocardial infarctions (MI) occur at working age. It is, however, insufficiently well known how many of these patients return to work after their MI...
- Bridges, pathways and valleys: labour market position and risk of hospitalization in a Swedish sample aged 55-63Martin Hyde
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
Scand J Public Health 32:368-73. 2004..This paper aims to test the relative effects of different LME on the risk of hospitalization compared with those who remained in paid employment...
- Reasons for working and their relationship to retirement attitudes, job satisfaction and occupational self-efficacy of bridge employeesVeronica M Dendinger
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Industrial and Organizational Psychology Program, 54901, USA
Int J Aging Hum Dev 61:21-35. 2005Although the Baby Boomers are the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population and they are quickly approaching retirement age, research has widely neglected to look at the reasons as to why many of them intend on opting for bridge ..
- Defusing the baby boomer time bomb: projections of after-tax income in the twenty-first centuryD Baker
Center for Economic and Policy Research, 1015 18th Street, NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Int J Health Serv 31:239-78. 2001..policy debate over the prospective tax burden facing future generations of workers as a result of the impending retirement of the baby boom generation...
- Aging and in search of healthcare: access to employer-provided retiree health benefits would be damaged for the boomer generation under an Erie County interpretationStephanie Ward
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, USA
J Contemp Health Law Policy 19:335-62. 2002
- Have people delayed claiming retirement benefits? Responses to changes in Social Security rulesJae Song
Division of Economic Research, Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics, Social Security Administration, USA
Soc Secur Bull 67:1-23. 2007This article examines changes in the age at which people claim Social Security retirement benefits in response to two recent changes in the Social Security rules: the removal of the retirement earnings test at ages 65 to 69 in 2000 and ..
- [Utilization of occupational ability by persons on early retirement. A registry study]Peter Haargaard Rasmussen
Ugeskr Laeger 165:1335-8. 2003..Those who have jobs to supplement their pensions are significantly more likely to be men, younger rather than older, and educated rather than uneducated...
- Gender and racial inequities in retirement resourcesThomas K Gregoire
College of Social Work, The Ohio State University, 1947 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Women Aging 14:25-39. 2002Two waves of a Social Security Beneficiary survey were analyzed to consider differences in the retirement resources of women and men based on marital status and race/ethnicity...
- Social security in the Middle East: a brief reviewJohn Turner
AARP, 601 E St NW, Washington, DC 20049, USA
J Aging Soc Policy 14:115-24. 2002..They tend to have low retirement ages and some of the wealthy countries of the region provide very generous benefits...
- Social security reform ideas in JapanNoriyasu Watanabe
Rissoyo University, Japan
J Aging Soc Policy 14:81-93. 2002..Japan has a three-pillar system for retirement income...
- Social security in Italy: towards a mixed system?Onorato Castellino
University of Turin, Faculty of Economics, Corso Unione Sovietica, 218 bis, 10134 Torino, Italy
J Aging Soc Policy 14:53-66. 2002..of an opting-out clause directed at readjusting the relative weights of the two components in households' retirement wealth...
- Is Swedish pension reform the right medicine for aging Europe?Edward Palmer
Uppsala University, Sweden
J Aging Soc Policy 14:35-52. 2002Following the Second World War, the idea of the life course with distinct periods of education, work, and retirement became popular as a result of the alliance of interests of unions and management, with politicians seizing the ..
- Benefit adequacy among elderly Social Security retired-worker beneficiaries and the SSI federal benefit rateKalman Rupp
Division of Policy Evaluation, Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics, Social Security Administration, USA
Soc Secur Bull 67:29-51. 2007..and administrative simplicity are desirable properties in the design of minimum benefit packages for public retirement programs...
- Retiree health insurance: recent trends and tomorrow's prospectsLauren A McCormack
University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
Health Care Financ Rev 23:17-34. 2002..The forces discouraging its growth--rising premium costs, a slower economy, judicial challenges, and an uncertain Medicare+Choice (M+C) program and policy agenda--far outweigh the forces likely to encourage expansion...
- Retirement and wealthA L Gustman
Dartmouth College, Department of Economics, USA
Soc Secur Bull 64:66-91. 2001..them into account when attempting to understand the effects of changing Social Security and related policies on retirement outcomes...
- Physician retirement plans: the impact of organizational structureWilliam M Gerek
Physician Exec 28:61-3. 2002A primary concern of many physicians is the accumulation of adequate funds while practicing to maintain their lifestyles after retirement. Take a look at how some business arrangements can affect retirement planning.
- Replacement ratio reduxJerrold Levy
Mercer Human Resource Consulting, Chicago, USA
Benefits Q 18:22-31. 2002Disconnects between what employees need and expect to receive during retirement and what employer-sponsored plans provide can create workforce issues with important implications...
- Effective retirement savings programs: design features and financial educationAnya Olsen
Office of Retirement Policy, Social Security Administration, USA
Soc Secur Bull 67:53-72. 2007
- Determinants of work among older adults in urban ChinaDavina C Ling
International Center for Economics of Pharmaceuticals, Aging and Health, Department of Economics, California State University, Fullerton, California, USA
Australas J Ageing 27:126-33. 2008..We examined the role of personal, family and institutional factors on the work status of older adults in urban China...
- HEALTH, ECONOMIC RESOURCES AND WORK OF OLDER AMERICANSJohn Bound; Fiscal Year: 2001DESCRIPTION : (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): This application for the retirement transition has generally been recognized, existing investigations of this effect have been hampered by the lack of longitudinal data containing ..
- China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study - PilotYAOHUI ZHAO; Fiscal Year: 2007..issues in Asian developing countries, and especially surveys similar to the design and content of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS). There are no such surveys yet in China...
- The Short and Long Term Effects of Job and EArnings Losses on Health OutcomesTILL VON WACHTER; Fiscal Year: 2009..mature displaced workers tend to experience long-term earnings losses, reduced employment probabilities, early retirement, increased job instability, as well as reductions in consumption and a loss in health insurance coverage...
- Social Security Privatization: Investment Choice and Field Experiments in MexicoJUSTINE HASTINGS; Fiscal Year: 2009..administration, CONSAR, I have been given unprecedented access to administrative data on every individual retirement account in the system...
- Social Security Privatization: Investment Choice and Field Experiments in MexicoJUSTINE HASTINGS; Fiscal Year: 2010..administration, CONSAR, I have been given unprecedented access to administrative data on every individual retirement account in the system...
- The REST Study: A Longitudinal, Bidirectional Examination of Retirement And SleepPaul E Peppard; Fiscal Year: 2010..aging of the baby-boomer generation, dramatic economic shifts, and multi-sectorial policy changes influencing retirement benefits, retirement presents heightened insecurity for the aging US population...
- CHANGES IN HEALTH: SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS AND PATHWAYSMichael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2007..2. To determine if the gradient in health functioning differs from pre-retirement to retirement. 3. To examinethe relationship between SES and change in cognitive function with age. 4...
- Harmonizing Korean Longitudinal Study of AgingJinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2007..The baseline survey instrument was modeled after Health and Retirement Study in the U.S. to enable cross-national studies of aging...
- Synthesis of HRS-SSA linked dataLARS VILHUBER; Fiscal Year: 2007The Health and Retirement Study is one of the world's most important data resources for the study of aging...
- China Health and Retirement Longitudinal StudyYAOHUI contact ZHAO; Fiscal Year: 2010..In the summer of 2008 we successfully fielded a pilot for the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS), which was patterned on the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) in the United States ..
- Integrating Models of Health and RetirementALAN LESLIE GUSTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010This project will expand a structural model of retirement and saving to incorporate a detailed analysis of the role of health and family in shaping these outcomes...
- Neighborhood SES and Emotional Distress in Old AgeCAROL ANESHENSEL; Fiscal Year: 2007..Based on findings, we propose extending our study to a somewhat younger population, the original pre-retirement age cohort of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), to determine whether the pattern of neighborhood ..
- Neighborhood SES and Emotional Distress in Old AgeCAROL ANESHENSEL; Fiscal Year: 2009..Based on findings, we propose extending our study to a somewhat younger population, the original pre-retirement age cohort of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), to determine whether the pattern of neighborhood ..
- The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We AgeROBERT M HAUSER; Fiscal Year: 2010..In the context of the deinstitutionalization and individualization of retirement, new survey and biomedical data, along with the life-long data of the WLS, will resolve old questions and open ..
- The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We AgeRobert Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2009..In the context of the deinstitutionalization and individualization of retirement, new survey and biomedical data, along with the life-long data of the WLS, will resolve old questions and open ..
- Fundamental Factors Affecting The Wealth and Retirement of Elderly AmericansANANTH SESHADRI; Fiscal Year: 2010..designed to provide new information on the degree to which American households are financially well-prepared for retirement. We rely on an augmented life-cycle model, modified to incorporate essential aspects of the various pieces of ..
- Harmonization of Aging Surveys & Cross-National ComparatJinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006..Established aging surveys include the Health and Retirement Study (HRS); English Longitudinal Study on Ageing (ELSA); Survey of Health, Ageing, and Retirement in Europe (..
- Integrating Models of Health and RetirementALAN LESLIE GUSTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010This project will expand a structural model of retirement and saving to incorporate a detailed analysis of the role of health and family in shaping these outcomes...
- Modeling the Effect of Health on RetirementJohn Bound; Fiscal Year: 2007..validity of using various types of health measures to explain labor market behavior as individuals near normal retirement age. Results from this work will then be incorporated into a structural model of retirement behavior...
- Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers FareOLIVIA MITCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2006This is an application to provide partial support for an April 2006 symposium, "Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare?", sponsored by the Pension Research Council (PRC) and the Boettner Center for Pensions and Retirement ..
- WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERSSamuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2007..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
- WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERSSamuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2009..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
- Marriage, Families and RetirementMaximiliane Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2007This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
- Marriage, Families and RetirementMaximiliane E Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2010This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
- Life Cycle Health, Work, Aging, Insurance and PensionsPETRA TODD; Fiscal Year: 2007..Therefore, Chile represents an ideal setting for examining how health, retirement and related behaviors respond to systematic reforms of national insurance systems...