How to Keep Seniors Working: Lessons from Chile
Publication Date: August 2010
Publisher(s): National Center for Policy Analysis (U.S.)
Author(s): Estelle James
Keywords: Seniors; working seniors; chile
Coverage: United States Chile
American workers live longer each decade but they continue to retire early. They often begin receiving Social Security benefits, quit working and stop contributing to national output well before age 65. Reversing these trends must be an important objective when designing long-term reforms to balance revenues and expenditures on elderly entitlements.