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Author Schulz, James H.

Title Aging nation : the economics and politics of growing older in America / James H. Schulz and Robert H. Binstock
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (x, 283 pages) : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Baby boomers and the merchants of doom -- The phony threat of population aging -- The search for security with dignity -- Dealing with risk -- The company pension: altruism or self-interest? -- The pension lottery: personal pension accounts -- To work or not to work: that is the question -- Health and longevity: what lies ahead? -- A gerontocracy? the politics of aging -- Framing the issues for an aging nation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-269) and index
Subject Baby boom generation -- Retirement -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Retirement income -- United States.
Retirement -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Retirement -- Political aspects -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Binstock, Robert H.
ISBN 0313027455 (electronic bk.)
9780313027451 (electronic bk.)