Why Americans Worry About Retirement Security, and Why Women Worry More Than Men

Vicky Lovell, Heidi Hartmann, Ph.D., Claudia Williams

April 30, 2008
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This summary excerpts findings from a report by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, Women
at Greater Risk of Economic Insecurity: A Gender Analysis of the Rockefeller Foundation’s American
Worker Survey. It draws out survey results that show how insecure Americans feel about their
retirement income and why women are more anxious than men.