This research was commissioned to analyse the barriers facing employers in recruiting, retaining and retraining older workers across a range of UK labour market sectors.
The research will:
Authors: Lorna Adams, Mark Winterbotham, Siv Svanaes and Christabel Downing (IFF Research).
The research is part of a suite of 4 Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) research reports contributing to the Fuller Working Lives: evidence base 2017.
The 4 DWP research reports are:
In July 2016, DWP published a new experimental official statistic on the Economic labour market status of individuals aged 50 and over since 1984.