Essays Tagged: "baby boomer generation"

This is a policy paper. Social Security.

timated to be gone in less than thirty years, (Sanford), and that is the optimistic number.With the Baby Boomer generation about to retire, the funds will collapse and the peoplewho have given money o ... social security neglect. Oneexample comes from the Associated Press, it says, with the aging of the baby boomersthe number of seeing impaired and blind in the US could double. People will not be ablet ...

(6 pages) 460 2 3.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Robert Reich and Symbolic Analysts

h. This is a result of two factors, a slowing growth in population and the future retirement of the baby boomer generation (Reich, 203). It is not the number of jobs in the future that is the problem, ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Generation X

th. Due to high expectations placed upon Generation X, commonly know as 'X-ers', by the successful 'Baby Boomer' generation. Couplands' writings validate his generation (Generation X) and invalidates ... omers. Generation X, Shampoo Planet, and Microserfs were written to support the invalidating of the Baby Boomer Generations.Generation X, a brilliant portrayal of the group with no direction and no ho ...

(6 pages) 174 1 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Human resources

tion is placing on working individuals. As modern medicine continues to lengthen life spans and the baby boomer generation enters their twilight years, business owners and HR directors must be ready t ...

(6 pages) 236 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Moral Guidance/Eradicating Teen Drug Abuse.

attitude has been responsible for a dramatic increase in drug abuse among teenagers.While Clinton's baby boomer generation has dismissed aggressive anti-drug campaigns as ineffectual, the truth is tha ... percent.Recent polls have further shown that the problem appears to be rooted in the fact that many baby boomer parents experimented with drugs in their youth, and subsequently expect that their child ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Shortage of Care covers the nursing shortage in Iowa

and healthcare workers and the problem is going to get worse over the next couple decades with the baby boomer generation getting older.The statistics show us just how bad this dilemma is in Iowa. Th ...

(4 pages) 154 1 4.9 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Abuse and Neglect on the elderly

r choice. In your opinion, how is the problem of elder abuse likely to change with the aging of the baby boomer generation?I would analyze this as a social conflict. The elderly are neglected, because ... r abuse is not likely to change; in fact it will get increasingly worse than it is now.With so many baby boomers reaching age 60 and moving into retirement the problem will get increasingly worse, bec ...

(1 pages) 104 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Universal Health Care

ry's two largest two sectors of growing population which will be the chief beneficiaries. The aging baby boomer generation is approaching retirement and beyond, and a universal healthcare system will ...

(9 pages) 623 1 3.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Projected Labor Shortage

l threat to the U.S. labor market. Most analysts cite the routine reasons: demographics (the aging baby boomers and slowed population growth), decreases in immigration since the September 11 terroris ... future labor shortage; instead however, there will be a shift in how the labor force is defined.Baby Boomers. The most frequently cited reason analysts cite for the future labor shortage is the a ...

(3 pages) 69 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

The Importance of Succession Planning

ssion planning. Currently organisations find themselves faced with the problem of having a retiring baby boomer generation, managers who move to other firms and young employees with not enough experie ...

(5 pages) 308 1 4.8 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Persuasive Essay For Shes Come Undone

be read for a variety of reasons. The book deals with a variety of social issues the members of the baby boomer generation had to confront. It also shows the growth and transformation of an individual ...

(3 pages) 11 0 4.3 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Discuss the causes and economic effects of Australia's aging population in 2007 compared to the projected population in 2027.

y will examine the causes of Australia's ageing population. These causes include: the ageing of the baby boomer generation and improved life expectancies. It will also analyse the positive economic ef ... or cause of Australia's ageing population is lower fertility rates contributed by the ageing of the baby boomer generation. Marchand (1979), states that a baby boomer is a person born between 1944 and ...

(5 pages) 104 1 4.9 Aug/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


Generation-X What is Generation-X .the 'post-baby-boomer' generation.Generation-X is the word that stands for the children of the baby boomer gen ... f the diversity and lack of homogeneity of this population, which stands in sharp contrast with the baby- boomer generation. X stands for the unknown, unpredictable variable..the 52 million Americans ...

(1 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


nd country by writing a book on farming, Ovid celebrates a man?s quest in search of love.# Like the baby boomer generation of America?s 1950?s, Ovid?s younger generation regarded their elders as ?squa ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Flexible Work in Australia

nt culture enjoyed in Australia is one of the youngest in the world with a large proportion of the 'baby boomer' generation expecting to retire between 55 and 60 years of age. The two factors in combi ...

(9 pages) 66 0 3.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management