This book reviews, summarizes, and integrates a diverse literature on the topic of retirement and provides a coherent view to better inform researchers and practitioners. Organized around three phases of the retirement process--pre-retirement, retirement decision-making, and post-retirement--the chapters examine economic, sociological, gerontological, and psychological theory and research. Topics discussed include: types of retirement, retirement planning and preparation, early retirement incentive programs, the economics of the retirement decision-making, and work after retirement, among others. Contributors include Jerome Kaplan, Kenneth Shultz, Harvey Sterns, and Linda Stroh.Reasons, Processes, and Results Gary A. Adams, PhD, Terry A. Beehr, PhD. the differences ... However, research suggests that financial planning dominates current retirement planning programs in many companies (Watson Wyatt, 1996).
|Author||:||Gary A. Adams, PhD, Terry A. Beehr, PhD|
|Publisher||:||Springer Publishing Company - 2003-08-11|