WWW.JIC.FI

Publications

Selected references on ageing and work

– Ilmarinen J (ed): The aging worker. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health 1991;17(suppl 1)1–141. 2006;56:361-364.

– Ilmarinen J, Tuomi K, Klockars M: Changes in the work ability of active employees over an 11-year period. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health volume 1997;23(suppl 1)49–57.

– Ilmarinen J.: Ageing workers in the European Union: status and promotion of work ability, employability and employment. Finnish Institute of Occupational Health and Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Helsinki, 1999, 274 p.

– Ilmarinen J, Louhevaara V (eds): FinnAge—respect for the aging: action programme to promote health, work ability and well-being of ageing workers in 1990–96. People and Work, Research Reports, no. 26. Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, 1999.

– Tuomi K, Huuhtanen P, Nykyri E, Ilmarinen J: Promotion of work ability, the quality of work and retirement. Occupational Medicine 2001;51(5):318–324.

– Ilmarinen J, Tuomi K: Past, present and future of work ability. In: Ilmarinen J, Lehtinen S (eds). Past, present and future of work ability. People and Work, Research Reports no. 65. Edited by Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, 2004, pp.1–25.

– Costa G, Goedhard WJA, Ilmarinen J (eds): Assessment and promotion of work ability, health and well-being of ageing workers. International Congress Series, no. 1280. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2005.

– Ilmarinen J.: Towards a longer worklife: ageing and the quality of worklife in the European Union. Finnish Institute of Occupational Health and Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Helsinki, 2006, 467 p.

– Ilmarinen J. The ageing workforce – challenges for occupational health [editorial]. Occupational Medicine 2006;56:361–364.

– Gould R, Ilmarinen J, Järvisalo J, Koskinen S. Dimensions of work ability: results of the Health 2000 Survey. Finnish Centre of Pensions (ETK), The Social Insurance Institution (KELA), National Public Health Institute (KTL), and Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH), Helsinki, 2008, 185 p.

– Ruoppila I, Huuhtanen P, Seitsamo J, Ilmarinen J. Age-related changes of the work ability construct and its relation to cognitive functions in the older workers: a 16-year follow-up study. Jyväskylä Studies in Education, Psychology and Social Research, no. 336. Finnish Institute of Occupational Health and University of Jyväskylä, Finland. Jyväskylä, 2008.

– Ilmarinen J. Towards a longer worklife: milestones of Finland and Finnish Institute of Occupational Health from 1981–2008. In: Zinke WK (ed). Utilizing older workers for competitive advantage: the new human resources frontier. Center for Productive Longevity, Boulder (CO), 2008, pp. 59–71.

– Ilmarinen J. Work ability – a comprehensive concept for occupational health research and prevention [editorial]. Scandinavian Journal of Work Environment & Health 2009;35(1):1–5.

– Ilmarinen J. Aging and work: an international perspective. In: Czaja SJ, Sharit J (eds). Aging and work: issues and implications in a changing landscape. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2009, pp. 51–73.