How Education Pays Off for Older Americans

Heidi Hartmann, Ph.D., Jeff Hayes, Ph.D.

December 31, 2013
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This report presents findings from an Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) analysis of the 2005-2009 American Community Survey data regarding the earnings of older men and women with different levels of education. The analysis was funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and is part of IWPR’s on-going research concerning the economic status and security of older women and men.