Facing the Gender Gap in Aging: Italian Women’s Pension in the European Context

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Zanier, Maria Letizia; Crespi, Isabella;
(2015)
  • Publisher: MDPI - Open Access Publishing
  • Journal: Social Sciences (issn: 2076-0760)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/socsci4041185
  • Subject: welfare state | old women | work-family balance | Social Sciences | H | gender gap | aging | old women; gender gap; aging; work-family balance; welfare state; pensions policies; Italy | Italy | pensions policies

The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of the phenomenon of increasing gender inequalities that happen at old age regarding women’s pension. Moving from recent life-course theories and studies, this study analyzes the reasons behind gender-biased pension l... View more
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