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The Blueprint on Ageing is tackling tough economic & social issues.

Copy of my national media release dated 23 December 2013. Everald Compton and his research partners at Per Capita will commence community consultations in early 2014 to seek public opinion on the key issues Australia must face in handling the … Continue reading

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Positive winds in the Ageing Tsunami

That the world will be hit by an Ageing Tsunami of huge proportions is beyond doubt. That governments are asleep at the wheel in planning to meet the greatest generational revolution of all time is also an indisputable fact. To … Continue reading

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70 is a very young age to retire

When Andrew Fisher and Alfred Deakin combined together to have a bi-partisan Pension Bill passed through Parliament in 1908, they asked an Actuary for advice on what age most workers could be expected to die. The actuary did not hesitate … Continue reading

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