EUROPEAN PAPERS ON THE NEW WELFARE

Multidimensional Perspective on the Well-being of Older People

1. Introduction

The ageing process begins in childhood and by passing through all different phases of life, and accumulating life experiences along the way, we end up living in old age. The focus of the research work reported here is this old age phase of life. The emphasis on older people is motivated by some well-known stylised facts of contemporary societies.
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