Type of Content: News

Subtype: Newspaper or Magazine Article

Resource Title: Many Older Israelis Want to Continue Working after Pension Age, but Ageism and Finding Suitable Jobs Deter Them

Publication Title: Israel 365 News

Publish Date: February 26, 2021

The study – conducted by Dr. Hila Axelrad of Tel Aviv University and IDC Herzliya; Prof. Israel Luski of Western Galilee College and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Beersheba; and Dr. Arie Sherman of Ruppin College – looks into the question whether the decision to continue working after retirement age borne out of necessity or choice.  Is there an interest among the elderly in changing the retirement age, and how does the decision to continue working affect levels of happiness? Do older people want to continue to working just to earn more money or does employment serve additional purposes?

Many Older Israelis Want to Continue Working after Pension Age, but Ageism and Finding Suitable Jobs Deter Them

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