The Employment of Older Workers in Poland: Issues and Policy Implications (web publication)

Reforms are needed to tackle the causes of inactivity

In the 19th IEA Discussion Paper, Piotr Zientara discusses barriers to the employment of older workers in Poland, where, due to various structural weaknesses and institutional arrangements, this problem has taken on a particularly acute seriousness. After analysing the causes of inactivity amongst older workers, the paper concludes by making policy recommendations.

2008, Discussion Paper 19

See also: New Perspectives on the Economics and Politics of Ageing, Economic Affairs , Vol. 28, No. 1.