wealth

The myth of the baby boomer

25th August 2015, The Ready for Ageing Alliance

The Ready for Ageing Alliance has published a report called 'The myth of the baby boomer' which highlights that among the baby boomer population there is significantly more diversity than is often recognised. It also challenges assumptions being made about the group of our population often described as "boomers". Read more here.

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Wealth, inequalities and ageing in Ireland, North and South
CARDI Involvement

An exploratory study of the wealth of older people in Ireland – North and South

12th June 2014, CARDI

In 2012, CARDI was asked by The Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister in Northern Ireland to carry out a series of research projects on ageing in Ireland, North and South. This study, An exploratory study of the wealth of older people in Ireland – North and South, was led by Professor Paddy Hillyard, Queen's University Belfast. It had the following objectives: