age of retirement

The Cliché of Working Longer Hours in Spain

MADRID | By Fernando G Urbaneja | Jeroen Dijsselbloem is happy because Spain is doing its homework, but he warns that there is still a lot to do. “Working harder and longer” is his motto, although he doesn’t seem to know how eager the Spanish unemployed are to find a job. And extending the age of retirement doesn’t look like the best option.