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Title Retirement : reasons, processes, and results / Gary A. Adams, Terry A. Beehr, editors
Published New York : Springer Pub., [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 308 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction and overview of current research and thinking on retirement / Terry A. Beehr and Gary A. Adams -- Contexts and pathways / Maximiliane E. Szinovacz -- Retirement planning and preparation / Mary Anne Taylor and Dennis Doverspike -- Endgame / Daniel C. Feldman -- Extending work lives / Martin M. Greller and Linda K. Stroh -- The economics of the retirement decision / Charles B. Hatcher -- Beyond health and wealth / Janet L. Barnes-Farrell -- Self-managemet of career and retirement / Harvey L. Sterns and Jerome Kaplan -- Bridge employment / Kenneth S. Shultz -- Early retirement systems and behavior in an international perspective / Kène Henkens and Hendrik P. Van Dalen -- Data analytic techniques for retirement research / Michael J. Zickar and Robert E. Gibby -- Concluding observations and future endeavors / Terry A. Beehr and Gary A. Adams
Summary This book reviews, summarizes, and integrates a diverse literature on the topic of retirement and provides a coherent view to better inform researchers and practitioners. Organized around three phases of the retirement process--pre-retirement, retirement decision-making, and post-retirement--the chapters examine economic, sociological, gerontological, and psychological theory and research. Topics discussed include: types of retirement, retirement planning and preparation, early retirement incentive programs, the economics of the retirement decision-making, and work after retirement, among othe
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Retirees -- United States -- Attitudes.
Retirees -- United States -- Economic conditions.
Retirees -- United States -- Psychology.
Retirement -- United States -- Decision making.
Retirement -- United States -- Psychological aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Adams, Gary A.
Beehr, Terry A.
ISBN 082619737X (electronic bk.)
9780826197375 (electronic bk.)