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Women and aging: issues of adequacy and equity

Journal of Women & Aging

Author: Axinn, June
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1989


U.S. Census Bureau data on income & social program expenditures are used to examine the impact of changes in mortality, family life, & work experience on the economic status of older women. The impact of shifts in birth rates, labor force participation rates, & productivity are also evaluated. It is concluded that, even with the most pessimistic projections of population change in the U.S., there will be a fiscal surplus available to meet the needs of the increasing aging population.

Further Details

Pages: 339-362
Volume: 1
Issue: 1-3
Section: 339
Accession Number: 5.3.03
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 21/08/2013
Keywords: North Americaolderwomen
Reads: 216