Retirement Satisfaction, Older Adulthood

  • Virginia Richardson

Abstract

Many problems in retirement can be prevented, and many of the benefits of retirement can be attained, if people plan well. This entry reviews retirement satisfaction and the predictors of successful retirement. Definitions are presented first, then relevant theories and research. These are followed by a discussion of important retirement indicators and macro- and micro-interventions that can promote retirement satisfaction.

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Depression Income Expense Boulder Bete 

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