Search for dissertations about: "retirement transition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words retirement transition.

  1. 1. Time for Retirement : Studies on how leisure and family associate with retirement timing in Sweden

    Author : Linda Kridahl; Ann-Zofie Duvander; Ingrid Esser; Kène Henkens; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; retirement; leisure; grandparenthood; elderly parents; marriage; Sweden; sociologisk demografi; Sociological Demography;

    Abstract : Retirement transition is a major life event in later adult life. Its timing is important for older individuals for economic, personal and family reasons, as well as for aging societies contemplating a comprehensive plan for population changes, including sustainability of the labor force, pension system, and welfare services such as eldercare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Retirement and Life Satisfaction: A Resource-Based Dynamic Perspective

    Author : Isabelle Hansson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; individual resources; life satisfaction; personality; resource-based dynamic perspective; retirement adjustment; retirement transition;

    Abstract : Retirement from work is a major life event requiring adjustment to new life circumstances. The impact of retirement on well-being has been shown to vary, not only between individuals, but also within individuals over time. READ MORE

  3. 3. Individual differences in the reaction and adaptation to retirement - A psychological perspective on well-being in the retirement transition

    Author : Georg Henning; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : Retirement transition; Well-being; adaptation; adjustment; personality;

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  4. 4. On Retirement and Cognitive Aging from a Life-Span Perspective

    Author : Linn Elena Zulka; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : cognitive aging; retirement transition; leisure activity engagement; work demands; personality; life satisfaction; initial IQ; social contacts;

    Abstract : Retirement is a major life event potentially affecting domains such as cognitive functioning and well-being. The main aim of this thesis was to assess whether retirement influences cognitive functioning and how inter- and intra-individual differences in psychological and lifestyle factors moderate the association. READ MORE

  5. 5. Change and Continuity in Psychological Health Across the Retirement Transition: Interindividual Differences and Post-Retirement Adjustment

    Author : Georg Henning; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : adaptation; leisure activity; personality; retirement adjustment; self-determination theory; well-being; work motivation;

    Abstract : Retirement is an important life event. Individuals leave their place of work, which often played a vital part in their daily lives, and enter a new phase of life with new opportunities, new challenges and new roles. The overarching aim of the present thesis is to shed light on changes in psychological health across the transition to retirement. READ MORE