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Technological change and the careers of older workers

Ann Bartel

Technological change and the careers of older workers

by Ann Bartel

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Employment -- United States.,
  • Retirement age -- United States.,
  • Technological innovations -- Social aspects -- United States.,
  • Employees -- Training of -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnn P. Bartel, Nachum Sicherman.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper no. 3433, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 3433.
    ContributionsSicherman, Nachum.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22437882M

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    Industrial Retraining Programs for Technological Change (Bulletin. , ), 3*4- PP- Out of print, available JOB REDESIGN FOR OLDER WORKERS: TEN CASE STUDIES who have been successful in redesigning jobs for older w orkers. The intro­. Older Workers on the Move: Recareering in Later Life by Richard W. Johnson, Janette Kawachi, and Eric K. Lewis of the Urban Institute takes a close look at the characteristics of workers who change careers later in life. The process of “recareering,” as it is called inCited by:

    Preface With40 percent of the labor force madeupofworkers 45 years of age and over, redesigning jobs to accommodate the actual capacities of older workers is attracting increasing interest. It is comingto be recognized both as a practical needunder current conditions of shortages of experienced workers andas an opportunity for translating enlightened social File Size: 8MB. Older workers tend to be in the workforce because they want to be — relatively few look for jobs because they need them to survive. (During the Great .


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