- Cafe Hayek - https://cafehayek.com -

Retirees Living Longer

Tweet [1]

Check out this graph from The Economist [2].  Forty years ago the typical American male retiree could expect nine more years of life.  Today’s typical American male retiree can expect between seventeen and eighteen years – nearly double that of that not-so-long-ago generation.

More evidence that, in fact, ordinary Americans have become significantly wealthier since the early 1970s.

Comments