Join us at 1 p.m. ET Thursday for a live Q&A on coronavirus: Navigating the new normal. Learn more.
The world of work is changing. How can workers adapt to the challenges of today and be prepared for the workplace of tomorrow? We are facing a new work reality. What trends define that reality? How can those who have lost their jobs find high-quality new jobs? What can we do about the persistent long-term unemployment that continues to affect older people?
Future of Work@50+ is a multiyear initiative that will discuss the problem areas, highlight what we have learned and, most important, suggest policy solutions to ensure that older Americans have access to good-quality jobs and develop the skills they need to retain or obtain them.
Find the Public Policy Institute content you are looking for by entering in search terms below.
Sign up for alerts on the latest research, events and videos on policy issues.
What does the current employment landscape look like? How will it change in the future? Get the latest facts and figures about the changing U.S. workforce and issues facing older workers
Policy analysis, research and surveys on issues facing older workers
Information about upcoming and past events related to the Future of Work@50+ Project
What do experts have to say about the future of work? These opinion pieces present differing views on a variety of work topics
Resources about work and jobs from other areas of AARP
Start Getting Your Member Benefits Today!
Get the Most From Your Membership
Continue Enjoying Your Member Benefits!
How livable is your community?
Susan Reinhard is senior vice president and director of AARP Public Policy Institute. Read her latest blogs on family caregiving, healthy living, nursing and more. Read Susan's Blogs
AARP PPI Facebook
PPI Blog: Thinking Policy
You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted provider. The provider’s terms, conditions and policies apply. Please return to AARP.org to learn more about other benefits.
Your email address is now confirmed.
Manage your email preferences and tell us which topics interest you so that we can prioritize the information you receive.
Explore all that AARP has to offer.
In the next 24 hours, you will receive an email to confirm your subscription to receive emails
related to AARP volunteering. Once you confirm that subscription, you will regularly
receive communications related to AARP volunteering. In the meantime, please feel free
to search for ways to make a difference in your community at