Essays about: "retirement"

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  1. 1. Retirement and the Healthy Immigrant Effect Among Older People : A comparison of health outcomes using SHARE data

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Leland Turnbull; [2022]
    Keywords : Healthy Immigrant Effect; Retirement; Senior Health; Immigrant Health Advantage; Self-Rated Health; Long Term Illness;

    Abstract : While the healthy immigrant effect (HIE) has been seen throughout the western world in the adult population; research on the older population shows an inverse relationship between self-reported health and immigration status – i.e., in many instances, a health disadvantage for older immigrants. READ MORE

  2. 2. Income, education, and their effects on mental health : A study on individuals aged 50 and over in Europe and Israel

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Marios-Yordanis Popov; [2022]
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    Abstract : The thesis focuses on studying the effect that income and education can have on the mental health of single household individuals aged 50 and over in Europe and Israel. The data used is sourced from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (easySHARE) and includes interviews and observations from 2004 to 2022, being updated frequently. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Individualised Swedish Pension System: A qualitative study on foreign-born women's retirement planning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Arvid Söderström; [2022]
    Keywords : The Swedish pension system; Retirement planning; Economic demography; Foreign-born women; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Swedish pension reform in the 1990s introduced several individualistic features and a debate has emerged on the implications of the structure and if policymakers behind the reform had unrealistic assumptions on economic behaviour. Given the potential negative implications of the current structure and the projections on how foreign-born women is at risk of receiving future low pensions, a qualitative study was done focusing on the individual reflections on how some foreign-born women perceive their future retirement and how they navigate when making pension-related decisions. READ MORE

  4. 4. ‘’There was a lot of football involved, and I think that’s when my identity was created’’ : A study about retired male football players, early specialization and athletic identity.

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för fysisk aktivitet och hälsa

    Author : Filip Milenkovic; [2022]
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    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate different experiences of retired football players who went through an early specialization, in which way it affected their athletic identity and retirement, and how they have dealt with it. The research questions were: · What are Swedish footballers’ experiences of early specialization in relation to athletic identity?  · How do early specialized Swedish footballers reflect on athletic identity after career termination? To answer the research questions, a qualitative method with semi-structured interviews were used. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social network satisfaction and life satisfaction among late middle-aged adults with and without functional disability

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Atsuko Suzuki; [2022]
    Keywords : Disability; Life satisfaction; Social networks; Well-being; Social support; Social capital;

    Abstract : Having good social networks could lead to better well-being. However, how the relationship between social networks and well-being differ by disability is not well understood. Therefore, this study aimed to investigate the association between social network satisfaction and life satisfaction and whether the association is moderated by disability. READ MORE