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The first year of retirement
Author(s)A R Emerson
Journal titleOccupational Psychology, vol 33, no 4, October 1959
Pagespp 197-208
KeywordsPsychology [retirement] ; Research Reviews.
AnnotationAn investigation of the retirement impact hypothesis - the view that retirement leads to ill health or even death - is reported. Research conducted at Cornell University concluded that retired man make adjustments in how they spend their time, and that in terms of physical and mental health, there is no effect of retirement during the first year. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930608151 A
ClassmarkG7: 3A:6KC: *

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