Events

November 16, 2017 / 2pm - 5pm

WHERL findings presented to the Longevity Science Panel, 16 November, Legal General, London

Professors Karen Glaser and Debora Price presented ‘The influence of extended working lives on health and the implications for the socio-economic gradient’ to the Longevity Science Panel (LSP), 16 November 2017. The LSP has been set up to monitor trends, generate discussion and form views on issues related to the UK’s population longevity trend (http://www.longevitypanel.co.uk/)…. Read more »

Legal & General, 1 Coleman Street, London EC2R 5AA
August 29, 2017

WHERL findings to be presented at the Conference of the European Sociological Association

Lawrence Sacco will present a paper at the 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association on retirement on the 1st of September 2017. The paper will be presented at the advanced quantitative analysis in Ageing Research joint. The paper will display findings from his doctoral research on engagement in paid work, volunteering, civic engagement, looking after… Read more »

Panteion, University of Social & Political Sciences 136 Syggrou Avenue 17671
July 27, 2017

2017 WPEG conference, Sheffield

Ludovico Carrino presented a paper on “Health effects of higher State Pension Age for UK women” at the Work, Pensions and Labour Economics Study Group Conference in Sheffield. The paper discussed evidence of worsening mental health status for the women aged 60-62 affected by the recent increase in the State Pension Age between 2010 and… Read more »

University of Sheffield, UK
July 11, 2017

Understanding Society Biennial Conference, 2017

Debora Price and Jeanmiguel Uva presented a paper entitled ‘Taking the Long View: Pensions and Divorce’ to the Understanding Society Conference, 11th – 13th July 2017

University of Essex, Colchester, UK
July 08, 2017

12th World Congress, International Health Economics Association

Ludovico Carrino presented a paper on “Health effects of higher State Pension Age for UK women” at the International Health Economics Association 2017 World Conference in Boston. The paper discussed evidence of worsening mental health status for the women aged 60-62 affected by the recent increase in the State Pension Age between 2010 and 2015…. Read more »

Boston University, Boston (Massachusetts)
July 05, 2017

British Society of Gerontology 46th Annual Conference, 2017

Professor Debora Price chaired two linked symposia at the annual conference of the British Society of Gerontology entitled: Lifecourse influences on health and wellbeing in later life Symposium Abstract: Governments around the world are extending working life through postponement of state pensions and other policy measures to meet perceived fiscal pressures from demographic ageing and… Read more »

University of Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom