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Managing older workers: a report for Acas

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Series: Acas Research Papers. Ref: 05/16

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Author(s): Beck, Vanessa; Williams, Glynne

Publisher: ACAS

Published: July 2016

Subjects: Human Resource Management and Employee Relations; Management and Leadership

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This paper reviews the UK and international literature on managing older workers.

It draws on a range of empirical data and is structured around Acas's seven levers of productivity to highlight a broad range of issues around older workers. 

It concludes by drawing out practical and policy-relevant recommendations.

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