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Retirement vs Longevity

A 2002 article by Sing Lin, Ph.D. titled "Optimum Strategies for Creativity and Longevity" (See: reported that people who retired later died at a younger age. It was based on data from a Boeing study.

In a later paper he reports that the old Boeing data (may be 20 yrs. old) was flawed and sights a 2001 Sandia Labs study which shows that there is no clear influence of age of retirement on life span for age of retirement below 65.


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last updated 8 Sep 2004