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Aging and working in the new economy

changing career structures in small IT firms

by Victor W. Marshall

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Estudios y conferencias,
  • Induistria informa tica,
  • Aspectos econo micos,
  • Direccio n,
  • PYMES

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Julie Ann McMullin and Victor W. Marschall
    The Physical Object
    PaginationIX, 243 p. ;
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25563664M
    ISBN 109781848441774
    OCLC/WorldCa851342745

      Senior citizens whose finances fall IN THE MIDDLE -- not rich, not poor -- can find themselves in a real bind if they need home care. And their loved ones can find themselves caught in . Leaving aside the effects of population aging on government transfer programs, there are also important effects of aging on the nation’s economy. If people continue to retire as they do now, population aging means that there will be proportionately fewer people working to . [from the book jacket] A profoundly important book that announces a completely new way to live your life. The authors explain that successful aging is largely determined not by genetic inheritance -- as common wisdom has it -- but by individual lifestyle choices in diet, exercise, the pursuit of mental challenges, self-efficacy, and involvement.


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