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Why Professional Men Over 60 Keep Working | Forbes

13 March 2014—Elizabeth Fideler, Center's research fellow, was mentioned on forbes.com by Richard Elsenberge.

Two years ago, Elizabeth Fideler wrote Women Still at Work: Professionals Over Sixty and On the Job, which was named one of the Top 10 business books of the year by Booklist. I blogged about it for Next Avenue. Now Fideler’s back with the sequel: Men Still at Work: Professionals Over Sixty and On the Job.

For both books, the research fellow at the Sloan Center on Aging & Work at Boston College surveyed roughly 155 people over 60 working full-time or part-time and followed up with one-on-one interviews with a few dozen of them.

Fideler discovered striking differences — and similarities — between these men and women who continue working.

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