Monthly Archives: June 2015

What can be done about age discrimination in the work force?

As George Leeson from the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing points out, western countries have been much slower to recognise the unfairness of age discrimination than to acknowledge discrimination on grounds of race or sex. Social or moral responsibility has … Continue reading

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Age discrimination in the work force – what is it?

Age discrimination or ageism means stereotyping and discriminating against individuals or groups on the basis of their age. It can include practices which exclude older people, such as denying them access to services, perhaps to medical procedures, employment or employment … Continue reading

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