Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. This spending, however, must take place in a healthy marketplace.
One of the more significant labor-force developments of the past quarter century has been the rising participation rate of older Americans.
In twenty-first century America, millions of people are living longer. Between 1975 and 2015, life expectancy at birth for the total U.S. population increased by 6.2 years.
Long-term services and supports (LTSS) encompass a broad range of assistance.