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More older women in work over the next decade

Gemma Tetlow
Newspaper article

Higher labour force participation of older women is likely to lead to higher earnings for this group, however other aspects of women's wider well-being will be affected.


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This report presents projections of mortality, family composition, health, care receipt, care provision, labour supply and receipt of disability benefits for people aged 65 and over from 2010–11 through to 2022–23.
IFS Working Paper W13/03
This paper uses data from the first two years after the change to the female state pension age to estimate the impact of increasing the state pension age from 60 to 61 on the employment of women and their partners.