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Resource Title: Pandemic's Toll - Older Workers and Economic Insecurity: What Should Congress Do?

Publication Title: The Longevity Project and the National Council on Aging, in collaboration with the Stanford Center on Longevity

Publish Date: April 5, 2021 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

The Longevity Project and the National Council on Aging, in collaboration with the Stanford Center on Longevity, will hold a virtual panel event on the toll the pandemic has had on older workers and the challenges of economic insecurity. The conversation will focus on what Congress and the Biden Administration can do to address these challenges, including revitalizing training and re-skilling programs for older workers, enhancing retirement and support for career transitions, and addressing age discrimination in the workplace.

Keynote Speaker:  Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (D-Tx)Panelists:

Elizabeth White, Author of Fifty-five, Unemployed, and Faking Normal
Ramsey Alwin, President and CEO of NCOA
Joshua Gotbaum, Guest Scholar, Economic Studies, The Brookings Institution
Catherine Collinson, CEO and President, Transamerica Institute and Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies

Pandemic’s Toll – Older Workers and Economic Insecurity: What Should Congress Do?

Resource URL: https://bit.ly/3eMFfWE