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Title Boomer bust? : economic and political issues of the graying society / edited by Robert B. Hudson.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.380844 B644 2009  v.2    ---  Available
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.380844 B644 2009  v.1    ---  Available
Description 2 v. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Praeger perspectives
Praeger perspectives.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents v.1 Perspectives on the boomers. Demographic and social profile. The baby boom age wave : population success or tsunami / Greg O'Neill -- Boomer diversity and well-being : race, ethnicity, and gender / Jan E. Mutchler, Jeffrey Burr -- A history of productive aging and the boomers / W. Andrew Achenbaum -- Boomers and the new economics of aging. The boomers and their economic prospects / Karen C. Holden -- Will the boomers revolutionize work and retirement? / Sara E. Rix -- The looming economics of boomer health care / Christine Bishop -- Boomers and the new politics of aging. Public policy and the boomers : an expanding scope of conflict / Robert B. Hudson -- The boomers in politics : impact and consequences / Robert H. Binstock -- Aging boomers, generational equity, and the framing of the debate over social security / John B. Williamson, Diane M. Watts-Roy -- Boomers and public policy. Population aging, entitlement growth, and the economy / John Gist -- Private pensions and the boomers : how much is enough? / Jack L. VanDerhei, Craig Copeland -- Medicare in the image of the baby-boom generation / Edward F. Lawlor -- Long-term care policy as an investment in baby boomers and future generations / Michelle Putnam -- Differential treatment by age : age discrimination or age affirmation? / John Macnicol -- Aging policy as family policy : expanding family leave and improving flexible work policies / Steven K. Wisensale.
v.2 Boomers and their future. The financial world of the boomers. Boomers and the many meanings of work / Michael A. Smyer, Elyssa Besen, Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes -- Redesigning work for an aging labor force : employer and employee perspectives / Diane S. Piktialis -- Entrepreneurship strategies in later life / Edward G. Rogoff -- Planning for the boomer's future : the emergence of financial gerontology / Neal E. Cutler -- Living and leaving : financial and estate planning for boomers / Donald Ray Haas -- The civic world of the boomers. Providing new opportunities for volunteerism and civic engagement for boomers : chaos theory redefined / Laura B. Wilson, Karen Harlow-Rosentraub -- Gearing up for the big show : lifelong learning programs are coming of age / Ronald J. Manheimer -- Booming opportunity : philanthropy, aging, and recognizing that the glass is half full / Robert Martin, Alan Pardini -- Evaluating images of aging in print and broadcast media / Maria D. Vesperi -- Better together : generational reciprocity in the real world / Donna M. Butts, Jaia Peterson Lent -- The social world of the boomers. Living large while living small : the spatial life of aging boomers / Philip B. Stafford -- Getting around : meeting aging boomers' mobility needs / Lisa J. Molnar, David W. Eby -- Multigenerational bonds, family support, and baby boomers : current challenges and future prospects for elder care / Judith G. Gonyea -- Who will care? Building the geriatric long-term care labor force / Mary F. Harahan, Robyn I. Stone.
Subject Population aging -- United States.
Baby boom generation -- Retirement -- United States.
United States -- Population -- Economic aspects.
Added Author Hudson, Robert B., 1944-
ISBN 9780275995492 (set : alk. paper)
0275995496 (set : alk. paper)
9780275995515 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
0275995518 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
9780275995539 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
0275995534 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000043154796

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