The Center on Aging & Work aims to promote opportunity, choice, and quality of paid and unpaid work across the lifespan, with a focus on older adults. Through research and engagement with a multi-disciplinary network of scholars and practitioners, we connect research to practice.

Our Vision

To Make Longer Life a Better Life.

Center Research


The Center is conducting several studies about the health, mental health, and quality of life of the aging workforce in the U.S. and around the world.

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Since its founding in 2005, the Center has produced hundreds of fact sheets, case studies, comparative policy summaries, policy briefs, and research reports.

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Databases & Tools

The Center has produced a variety of translational research products to facilitate organizational efforts to adapt to shifting workforce age demographics.

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