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Attitudes towards intergenerational equity: Preliminary Australian evidence

Kendig, Hal; O'Loughlin, Kate; Hussain, Rafat; Cannon, Lisa

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Most respondents perceived better lifelong opportunities for the baby boomer cohort than either older or younger people, were opposed to increase in pension age and perceived older people getting less than their fair share of government benefits. These findings have policy implications for debates about equity in the context of population ageing.

dc.contributor.authorKendig, Hal
dc.contributor.authorO'Loughlin, Kate
dc.contributor.authorHussain, Rafat
dc.contributor.authorCannon, Lisa
dc.date.accessioned2021-05-11T05:01:14Z
dc.identifier.issn1440-6381
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/232632
dc.description.abstractMost respondents perceived better lifelong opportunities for the baby boomer cohort than either older or younger people, were opposed to increase in pension age and perceived older people getting less than their fair share of government benefits. These findings have policy implications for debates about equity in the context of population ageing.
dc.description.sponsorshipOur Attitudes to Ageing in Australia (AAA) Study is being conducted with the support of the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing (CEPAR).
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
dc.rights© 2017 AJA Inc.
dc.sourceAustralasian Journal on Ageing
dc.source.urihttps://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/ajag.12430
dc.subjectattitudes
dc.subjectAustralia
dc.subjectbaby boomers
dc.subjectintergenerational conflict
dc.subjectolder people
dc.titleAttitudes towards intergenerational equity: Preliminary Australian evidence
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume36
dc.date.issued2017
local.identifier.absfor111702 - Aged Health Care
local.identifier.absfor160805 - Social Change
local.identifier.ariespublicationu5147057xPUB39
local.publisher.urlhttps://onlinelibrary.wiley.com
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationKendig, Hal, College of Health and Medicine, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationO'Loughlin, Kate, University of Sydney
local.contributor.affiliationHussain, Rafat, College of Health and Medicine, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationCannon, Lisa, College of Health and Medicine, ANU
local.description.embargo2099-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue2
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage107
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage111
local.identifier.doi10.1111/ajag.12430
dc.date.updated2020-11-23T10:13:30Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-85021135491
local.identifier.thomsonID000403936500013
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