UK gov't urged to 'Kickstart' pensions support for older workers

UK gov't urged to 'Kickstart' pensions support for older workers

As the UK state pension age rises to 66, the British government is being urged by a leading think-tank to develop a 'Kickstart'-style employment support initiative targeting older workers. This month's increase in the state pension age to 66 will mean many people need to work longer, yet covid-19 has heavily hit employment rates of older as well as younger workers. The International Longevity Centre UK (ILC), the UK's specialist think-tank on the impact of longevity on society, has urge...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.