Labor Market Discrimination: A Bleak Outlook for Older Women
Teresa Ghilarducci ()
No 2017-05, SCEPA working paper series. from Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis (SCEPA), The New School
Older women face worse age discrimination than men in the labor market. This results in lower pay for older women than for older men, and a more difficult time finding work when unemployed. This short paper outlines why this might be the case and offers an outlook for the future.
Keywords: Older workers; labor discrimination; wage gap (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: J3 J7 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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