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Pension prospects for minority ethnic groups

Jay Ginn

in Gender, pensions and the lifecourse

Published by Policy Press

Published in print June 2003 | ISBN: 9781861343383
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302421 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781861343383.003.0003
Pension prospects for minority ethnic groups

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This chapter analyses the variation in employment and private pension scheme membership according to gender and specific ethnic group. The analysis uses data from the Family Resources Survey. The chapter aims to shed more light on the pension prospects of men and women from minority ethnic groups and how they are affected by discrimination and disadvantage in the labour market. It also examines the different cultural norms that concern women's employment.

Keywords: variation; employment; private pension scheme; minority ethnic groups; labour market; cultural norms; women's employment

Chapter.  5055 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Gender and Sexuality

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