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Methods for assessing age discrimination in Federal programs

Michael Gutowski

Methods for assessing age discrimination in Federal programs

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Published by Urban Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Age discrimination -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Older people -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Rehabilitation -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Public housing -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Federal aid to housing.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Gutowski, Jeffrey Koshel.
      GenreCase studies.
      SeriesAn Urban Institute paper on social services ;, 5079-2
      ContributionsKoshel, Jeffrey, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 G87
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 61 p. ;
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4156733M
      ISBN 100877662096
      LC Control Number80137069
      OCLC/WorldCa3576830

      However, good or bad - right or wrong - one thing is certain; age discrimination is illegal. Nevertheless, this practice, will continue as long as it is accepted by the victims of discrimination. As I said, I have experienced this first hand. I was discriminated against in an obvious way based on my age and family status.   Age discrimination in the workplace is prohibited under federal law and often prohibited by state and local law. With several generations of employees in the workforce there may be an increase in generational stereotyping, but each employee, regardless of their age, should be evaluated based on their skills and work performance.   Economic-damages analysis in numerous claims brought under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of , the Americans with Disabilities Act and other civil-rights laws; Analysis of claims arising under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).


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This volume of essays is concerned with the discrimination against older people that results from a failure to recognise their diversity. By considering the unique combinations of discrimination that arise from the interrelationship of age and gender, pensions, ethnicity, sexual orientation, socio-economic class and disability, the contributors demonstrate that the discrimination suffered is Author: Malcolm Sargeant.

In response to a report by the Secretary of Labor, it passed the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of (ADEA) to prevent age discrimination between the.

Age discrimination is harmful not only to the individuals who experience it. In alone, the cost of negotiated settlements of federal age discrimination complaints totaled $69 million.

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This is known as an exemption. The exemptions in the Act include. Five decades ago, the federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) was enacted.

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This article was updated on Ap J ames Castelluccio, a former IBM vice president, was awarded $ million in by a federal judge after a Author: Dori Meinert. Age discrimination occurs when an employer treats an applicant or an employee less favorably because of his or her age. Under federal law, age discrimination is forbidden against those who are age 40 or older.

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