How does women’s life satisfaction respond to retirement? A two-stage analysis
Rong Zhu and
Xiaobo He ()
Economics Letters, 2015, vol. 137, issue C, 118-122
We quantify the adjustment of women’s life satisfaction to retirement as a two-stage process. The transition to retirement leads to an immediate increase in women’s life satisfaction. After becoming retired, their life satisfaction declines with the duration of retirement.
Keywords: Retirement; Life satisfaction; Pension age eligibility (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: I31 J26 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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