Labour Force Participation of the Elderly in Europe: The Importance of Being Healthy
- Publisher: Econometrics
SHARE;labour force participation;health;retirement | SHARE; labour force participation; health; retirement | I10 | health | labour force participation [SHARE] | J22 | retirement | J26
In this paper we study labour force participation behaviour of individuals aged 50-64 in 11 European countries. The data are drawn from the new Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE). The empirical analysis shows that health is multi-dimensional, in t...