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Spending time together? Effects on the retirement decision from partner’s labour market status


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Title: Spending time together? Effects on the retirement decision from partner’s labour market status
Authors: Boman, Anders
Issue Date: Mar-2015
Extent: 44
Publication type: report
Organization: Dept. of Economics, University of Gothenburg
Series/Report no.: Working Papers in Economics
618
Keywords: retirement
labour market
family
joint leisure
SHARE
Abstract: In this paper we study retirement decisions and more specifically, the influence of a partner’s labour market status on this decision. We use information from three waves of the Survey of Health Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE), providing information on a wide range of variables, including economic, social, as well as health variables not only of the respondent but also of the partner of the respondent, if any. Most importantly, we are able analyse the transition into retirement rather th... more
ISSN: 1403-2465
Description: JEL: J26, J14
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/38617
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