International Retirement Migration

  • Philip D. SloaneEmail author
  • Johanna Silbersack
Part of the International Perspectives on Aging book series (Int. Perspect. Aging, volume 27)


International retirement migration from northern, wealthier countries to more southerly countries is a growing phenomenon. It represents one of the many manifestations of the worldwide interconnectedness associated with globalization. In addition to increasing globalization, a number of other key factors play a part in making this movement more popular. In North America, these factors include:


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA

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