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How baby boomers retiring will affect the economy

Espresso Logo By Alan Jones of Espresso | Slide 1 of 21: North America went through a period known as the ‘baby boom’ after World War II, in which birth rates shot up dramatically for about two decades. The first members of this generation reached retirement age in 2011, and the continued departure of baby boomers from the labour force is impacting the economy in interesting new ways.

How baby boomers retiring will affect the economy

North America went through a period known as the ‘baby boom’ after World War II, in which birth rates shot up dramatically for about two decades. The first members of this generation reached retirement age in 2011, and the continued departure of baby boomers from the labour force is impacting the economy in interesting new ways.

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