European Union Centre of Excellence (EUCE)


Interview: Single Women Lead Trend to Retire Abroad

Aging Horizons Bulletin

 
The baby boomers rejected convention in their youth, and now they are reinventing old age – abroad.

Anthropologist Liesl Gambold looks at the growing trend of retiring to a foreign country, especially among single women.

Dr. Gambold is an assistant professor in the department of sociology and social anthropology and a research associate at the European Union Centre of Excellence at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Read the full interview