KPERS Studies Raising Age
- Union prepares to fight LGPS change in the courts. Gainsbury, Sally // Public Finance;8/18/2006, p12
The article reports on the decision of the government of Great Britain that members of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) who are exempted from extending the retirement age to 65 will be those who will retire before 2016. However, some fund managers, employee unions, and employers have...
- They're Not Older, They're Better. Suzik, Holly Ann // Quality;Jan2000, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p80
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- Why the 'average age of retirement' is a misleading measure of labor supply. Johnson, Richard // Monthly Labor Review;Dec2001, Vol. 124 Issue 12, p38
Discusses the issue of quoting the average age of retirement as a summary of statistic of the labor supply. Formula for quoting the average age of retirement; Behavior of the average age of retirement when participation rates decline nonlinearly with age.
- DRA decision will not be made until this summer. // Personnel Today;2/16/2010, p2
The article reports on the postponement of decision on the default retirement age (DRA) in Great Britain, by the government.
- Retirement -- How and When to Take Social Security. // San Diego Business Journal;8/31/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 35, p2
The article reports that the Full Retirement Age (FRA) is the age at which one is entitled to full retirement benefit, but is dependent on the year in which he or she is born.
- How Japanese business treats its older workers. Sekiguchi, Shiro // Management Review;Oct80, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p15
Examines the retirement age levels on the employment system in Japan. Implication of the growing cadre of aging workers; Response of the Japanese companies and industries on the age retirement; Approach of Japanese firms on the effective management of older work force.
- Retirement age exemptions to be 'negligible'. Conrad, Mark // Public Finance;3/10/2006, p16
The article reports on the nil number of permanent civil servants who are expected to retire with the passing of a new directive from Whitehall that increases the retirement age from 60 to 65 starting October 2006. Jim Murphy, Cabinet Office minister, stated that those areas of the civil service...
- Europeans would keep working, as long as it's not compulsory. Ryan, Patricia // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);Feb2012, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p1
The article discusses a survey of 31,280 people 15 years and older about staying longer in the workforce until 60 years old and compulsory retirement age in Europe.
- Bonus of contention. Freeman, Peter // Bulletin with Newsweek;7/31/2001, Vol. 119 Issue 6285, p52
Assesses the Australian government's scheme that offers pension bonuses to people electing to work beyond retirement age. Negative aspects of the scheme; Reasons behind the government's program.