An ageing workforce: the employer's perspective

Barnes, H., Smeaton, D. and Taylor, R.F. 2009. An ageing workforce: the employer's perspective. Brighton Institute for Employment Studies.

TitleAn ageing workforce: the employer's perspective
AuthorsBarnes, H., Smeaton, D. and Taylor, R.F.
Year2009
PublisherInstitute for Employment Studies
Publication dates
Published2009
Place of publicationBrighton
SeriesIES Report
ISBN9781851844227
Web address (URL)http://www.employment-studies.co.uk/pdflibrary/468.pdf
Journal citation468

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