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New analysis by ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR ) Associate Investigator Dr Richard Burns shows that suicide rates for men aged 70 years and older have been consistently high over the last decade.


ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) Senior Research Fellow Rafal Chomik has produced a new Fact Sheet – The Constellations of Demography – offering a visual representation of what are the most staggering global demographic shifts in modern history.

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CEPAR has been awarded $27.25 million dollars in national competitive research funding to continue its research into one of Australia’s most pressing issues – our ageing population.

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CEPAR is pleased to announce that it is collaborating with the Pension Research Council at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (USA) and Netspar at Tilburg University (The Netherlands), to launch the International Network for Pensions, Aging, and Retirement Research (INPARR).

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A new national population database launched today will provide free public access to information about Australia’s ageing population.

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Retirement choices, saving decisions and member engagement are the focus of the 24th Annual Colloquium of Superannuation Researchers 4-5 July 2016.

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The CEPAR 2015 Annual Report contains a complete record of all the work undertaken by CEPAR affiliated researchers in 2015.

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The work of early career researchers exploring aspects of population ageing featured at the 14th National ERA Conference 7-8 December 2015.

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Projects by Chief and Associate Investigators at CEPAR have been granted over a million dollars by the Australian Research Council’s Discovery Projects Scheme for 2016.