'Ageing Better' report 'alarming' on later-life employment - PLSA

3.6m Brits aged 50-64 not in work

Victoria McKeever
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"With people spending longer in education and living longer, we simply cannot afford to compress working lives like this" - PLSA's Graham Vidler
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"With people spending longer in education and living longer, we simply cannot afford to compress working lives like this" - PLSA's Graham Vidler

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has described as "alarming" new research from the Centre for Ageing Better on the 'unemployment trap' experienced by those aged over 50.

The Centre for Ageing Better report found health and caring responsibilities, suitability of work, employability, institutional ageism and national policy were all barriers to employment for those aged...

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