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Retirees Look To Keep Working! | workwithirene.org

25 August 2014—Kevin Cahill, Center's Research Economist is mentioned on workwithirene.org.

Retirees still want to keep working even after they leave the workforce

...“Lots of older Americans are taking advantage of self-employment,” said Kevin Cahill, research economist for the Sloan Center on Aging & Work at Boston College. “We’re in a new era of retirement, and we’re not going back.”

Adding that “most people assume that seniors keep working due to financial necessity, and some do, but the majority do it to keep active and stay alert.” And that is why retirees look to keep working...

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