Thomas Klassen (York University)


Current Activity
My work is focused on income security and the transition from work to retirement. This includes private and public pensions, phased retirement and related public policy topics. Along with the above is an interest in ageism and ageist attitudes and policies.

Areas of Interest

  • Policy 
  • Employment and retirement 
  • Ageism 
  • Poverty 
  • Income security 

Approaches to Innovation

  • Policy development 
  • Evaluation 
  • Knowledge translation and exchange 
  • Program planning 

Student Mentorship
Looking to supervise:

  • Master’s students
  • PhD students