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Aged care support

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research welcomes the report of the FSI and the consideration given to the input and research papers of its investigators.

Joseph E Stiglitz

Nobel Prize-winning economist Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz is to visit UNSW, and give a talk on the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), examining where are we now, its impact on the future of the world economy, and what can be done about it

Pensioners enjoying a stroll

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) and the School of Risk and Actuarial Studies, at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), will host the Annual Colloquium of Superannuation Researchers on July 7 and 8 at the UNSW campus.

Monetary growth

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) has been granted almost half a million dollars over four years under the Australian Research Council's Linkage Projects Scheme, along with $300,000 in partner funding.

Population ageing data

With the population aged 65 and over expected to reach 7.2 million by 2050, researchers have called for the Murray Inquiry to focus on improving options for retirees in the draw-down phase of superannuation.

Elderly friends enjoying life

New research papers released today highlight staffing and funding as the biggest issues affecting the future of Australia's aged care system.

Interactive data

The CEPAR 2013 Annual Report contains a complete record of all the work undertaken by CEPAR affiliated researchers in 2013. 

Pensioners enjoying a stroll

For years the question of what it is to age well has been addressed by academics and experts.

Young researcher

We are getting older by the second, but we are also living for longer. Recent estimates have found that life expectancy is increasing by 1 year every 4 years.