Ageism Research

A wide range of research has been undertaken looking at ageism and its impact on both individuals and wider society. Click on the links below to read key ageism research and resources. 

A New Vision for Older Workers: Retain, Retrain, Recruit
Age Discrimination and Education
Age Discrimination: A practical guide to the law
Age Discrimination: Ageism in Employment and Service Provision
Ageism and age discrimination in social care in the United Kingdom
Ageism and Age Discrimination Some Analytical Issues 
Attitudes to Age in Britain 2004–08 – DWP 
Discrimination in the EU in 2012 
Equality Act 2010 
Experiences and Expressions of Ageism 
How Ageist is Britain? 
Older people’s accounts of discrimination, exclusion and rejection 
Perceived age discrimination in older adults 
The Myth of the Babyboomer 
CIPD: Avoiding the demographic crunch: labour supply and the ageing workforce 
The Missing Million: Pathways back to employment 
A new vision for older workers: retain, retrain, recruit