Sloan Center News
Older Workers, Adult Children and Working Longer by Kathleen E. Christensen
When we talk about work and family or workplace flexibility, we still almost always talk about working mothers. Sometimes working dads make it into the conversation, and now we often include those with elder care responsibilities as well. But there are many others who also stand to benefit from increased workplace flexibility. One group we almost never talk about is older parents with growing responsibilities for adult children.