Popular Press

(last updated Apr. 11, 2016)

News articles about: Neumark, Burn, and Button (2015) "Is it Harder for Older Workers to Get Jobs? Evidence from a Field Experiment"

Collamer, Nancy. “How Job Hunters Can Look For Age-Friendly Employers.” Forbes (Next Avenue) (Apr. 4, 2017)

The Daily Brew. “Age Bias: The Real Deal.” (Mar. 29, 2017)

Jaffe, Ina. “To Much Experience to be Hired? Some Older Americans Face Age Bias.” NPR (broadcast on the morning edition) (Mar. 24, 2017)

Travis, Mary Ann. “Older women face uphill battle in job searches.” Tulane New Wave (Mar. 20, 2017)

Cohen, Ronnie. “Older women get the brush-off from potential employers.” Reuters (Mar. 15, 2017)

Robaton, Anna. “Age discrimination is alive and well.” CBS Moneywatch (Mar. 2, 2017)

Palmer, Kimberly. “Resume Being Ignored? Younger job seeks definitely have the advantage.” AARP (Mar. 2, 2017)

Cutler, Joyce E. “Bias Against Older Women Collides With Policy to Extend Retirement.” Bloomberg BNA (Feb. 28, 2017)

Karnam, Mayukha. “Older Women in the Job Market.” The Harvard Crimson (Sept. 9, 2016)

Soloman, Paul. “Women over 50? Help not wanted.” PBS NewHour (Jan. 14, 2016)

Collamer, Nancy. “Age Discrimination: Proof It's Worse For Women.” Forbes (Next Avenue) (Dec. 28, 2015)

Blanton, Kimberly. “Age Discrimination Affects Women More.” Squared Away Blog (at BC CRR) (Dec. 8, 2015)

Constable, Simon. “Why Age Discrimination Hurts Your Mom the Most.” The Street (Nov. 19, 2015)

Smith, Elliot Blair. “Opinion: As age rises, American women face increasing bars to employment.” MarketWatch (Nov. 13, 2015)

Bryan, Bob. “There's sexism in ageism, and it's a problem for the economy.” Business Insider (Oct. 27, 2015)

Study: Older Applicants Face More Age Discrimination in Job Hunt.” CBS Connecticut (Oct. 27, 2015)

DePillis, Lydia. “Why are discrimination is worse for women.” The Washington Post (Wonkblog) (Oct. 26, 2015)

Matthews, Steve. “Here's Proof that Age Discrimination is Widespread in the Job Market.” Bloomberg Business (Oct. 26, 2015)

Collins, Bob. “Study shows age discrimination likely worse for women.” Minnesota Public Radio (Oct. 26, 2015)

GM reaches tentative deal with UAW; study finds age discrimination.” The Washington Post (Oct. 26, 2015)

New articles about: Neumark and Button (2014) "Did Age Discrimination Protections Help Older Workers Weather the Great Recession?" Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 33(3):566-601

Fottrell, Quentin. “Why older workers shave years off their resumes.” MarketWatch (May 7, 2015)

Miller, Anne. “Is 45 the new old age in the workplace?” CNN Money (Nov. 14, 2014)

Miller, Anne. “Youre washed up in your job earlier than you think.” USA Today (Nov. 14, 2014)

Alix, Amanda. Is Age Discrimination the Root Cause of Long-Term Unemployment?.” The Motley Fool (May 18, 2014)

Greenberg, Allen. “When anti-discrimination laws backfire.” BenefitsPro (Apr. 23, 2014)

Heimer, Matthew. “Age-bias laws backfire on jobless boomers.” MarketWatch (Apr. 22, 2014)

Leubsdorf, Ben. “Anti-Discrimination Laws Didnt Help Older Men Get Back to Work.” The Wall Street Journal: Real Time Economics (Apr. 18, 2014) 

Ito, Aki. “Age Discrimination Laws Didn't Help Older Workers in Fed Study.” Bloomberg Business (Apr. 7, 2014)

Mutikani, Lucia. “Age discrimination laws no shield for older Americans during recession: paper.” Reuters (Apr. 7, 2014)

Moeller, Phillip. “Age Discrimination Laws Didn't Help Older Workers in Fed Study.” Reuters (July 19, 2013)