This paper summarizes the state of affairs of European research on ageing and work. After a close inspection of the age construct, an overview is presented of research in four areas: the relationship between age and HR-policies, early retirement, age and performance/employability, age and health/well-being. The overview results in a research agenda on work and ageing and in recommendations for practice.

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doi.org/10.1080/13594320802674629, hdl.handle.net/1765/61649
European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology
Department of Public Administration

Schalk, R, Bal, P.M, Bertrand, F, Claes, R, Crego, A, Dorenbosch, L, … Zappalà, S. (2010). Moving European research on work and ageing forward: Overview and agenda. European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, 19(1), 76–101. doi:10.1080/13594320802674629