Type of Content: News

Subtype: Radio/TV

Resource Title: These Older Workers Hadn't Planned To Retire So Soon. The Pandemic Sped Things Up

Publication Title: NPR

Publish Date: August 23, 2021

Roughly 2 million more people than expected have joined the ranks of the retired during the pandemic, according to The New School’s Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis.

While some like Jasso happily chose to retire early, others were forced into retirement after losing their jobs or quitting out of fears of exposure to COVID-19.

This doesn’t mean that they’re permanently out of the workforce. There’s a constant flow in and out of retirement, says researcher Owen Davis, who conducted the analysis.

These Older Workers Hadn’t Planned To Retire So Soon. The Pandemic Sped Things Up

Resource URL: https://n.pr/3mWOkjR