ERIC Number: EJ888390
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 80
Women's Caregiving Careers and Retirement Financial Insecurity
Orel, Nancy A.; Landry-Meyer, Laura; Spence, Maria A. S.
ADULTSPAN Journal, v6 n1 p49-62 Spr 2007
Providing the essential care for children and aged relatives has immediate and long-term financial consequences for women, particularly financial insecurity in retirement. Women's caregiving careers are examined in relationship to the impact on retirement. The need for career and retirement education and counseling aimed at women who assume caregiving roles is addressed.
Descriptors: Security (Psychology), Females, Retirement, Retirement Benefits, Caregivers, Older Adults, Older Workers, Womens Studies, Counselor Role, Public Policy, Career Planning, Career Development
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Adult Education
Authoring Institution: N/A