“Personal network” and retirement: Is retirement bad for friendship and good for family relationships?
Subject: Retirement; Personal Network; Social Network; Instrumental Variables
jel: jel:J26 | jel:D19 | jel:D69 | jel:C26
What shapes the size of a personal network of family and friends? We concentrates here on the effect of retirement from the work force. Retirement provides time to develop personal relationships; but it deprives from a potential supply of colleague friends. We draw evid... View more