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The job market is booming for older workers

The projected share of people aged 65 and over in the job market is projected to rise sharply

Briony Harris
Senior Writer, Formative Content
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Image: US Census Bureau (2014), via the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Sydney Prior worked at a DIY store in the UK until he was 95 Image: Reuters/Simon Newman
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