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Health and the Quality of Life


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  • Alex Michalos


  • Bruno Zumbo
  • Anita Hubley
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 51 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 245-286

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:51:y:2000:i:3:p:245-286

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    1. D. Thomas & Edward Hughes & Bruno Zumbo, 1998. "On Variable Importance in Linear Regression," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 45(1), pages 253-275, November.
    2. Alex Michalos, 1985. "Multiple discrepancies theory (MDT)," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 16(4), pages 347-413, May.
    3. Gray, Heather & Brogan, Donna & Kutner, Nancy G., 1985. "Status of life-areas: Congruence/noncongruence in ESRD patient and spouse perceptions," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 20(4), pages 341-346, January.
    4. Hollandsworth, James G., 1988. "Evaluating the impact of medical treatment on the quality of life: A 5-year update," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 26(4), pages 425-434, January.
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    1. Cristina Bernini & Andrea Guizzardi & Giovanni Angelini, 2013. "DEA-Like Model and Common Weights Approach for the Construction of a Subjective Community Well-Being Indicator," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 114(2), pages 405-424, November.
    2. Omar Fassio & Chiara Rollero & Norma Piccoli, 2013. "Health, Quality of Life and Population Density: A Preliminary Study on “Contextualized” Quality of Life," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 110(2), pages 479-488, January.
    3. Ming-Chang Tsai & Heng-Hao Chang & Wan-chi Chen, 2012. "Globally Happy: Individual Globalization, Expanded Capacities, and Subjective Wellbeing," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 108(3), pages 509-524, September.
    4. Paul Lee & Louis Leung & Venhwei Lo & Chengyu Xiong, 2008. "The Perceived Role of ICTs in Quality of Life in Three Chinese Cities," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 88(3), pages 457-476, September.
    5. Stefano Tartaglia, 2013. "Different Predictors of Quality of Life in Urban Environment," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 113(3), pages 1045-1053, September.
    6. Helliwell, John F., 2003. "How's life? Combining individual and national variables to explain subjective well-being," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 331-360, March.
    7. Alex Michalos & P. Hatch & Dawn Hemingway & Loraine Lavallee & Anne Hogan & Bev Christensen, 2007. "Health and quality of life of older people, a replication after six years," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 84(2), pages 127-158, November.
    8. Foster, Gigi & Frijters, Paul & Johnston, David W., 2012. "The triumph of hope over disappointment: A note on the utility value of good health expectations," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 33(1), pages 206-214.
    9. Oliver Schilling & Hans-Werner Wahl & Frank Oswald, 2013. "Change in Life Satisfaction Under Chronic Physical Multi-morbidity in Advanced Old Age: Potential and Limits of Adaptation," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 14(1), pages 19-36, March.
    10. Erik Angner & Jennifer Ghandhi & Kristen Williams Purvis & Daniel Amante & Jeroan Allison, 2013. "Daily Functioning, Health Status, and Happiness in Older Adults," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 14(5), pages 1563-1574, October.
    11. Alfonso Urzúa & Claudia Miranda-Castillo & Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar & Franco Mascayano, 2013. "Do Cultural Values Affect Quality of Life Evaluation?," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 114(3), pages 1295-1313, December.
    12. Alex Michalos & Douglas Ramsey & Derrek Eberts & P. Kahlke, 2012. "Good Health is Not the Same as a Good Life: Survey Results from Brandon, Manitoba," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 107(2), pages 201-234, June.
    13. Kit-Chun Lam & Pak-Wai Liu, 2014. "Socio-Economic Inequalities in Happiness in China and U.S," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 116(2), pages 509-533, April.
    14. Pei-shan Liao, 2009. "Parallels Between Objective Indicators and Subjective Perceptions of Quality of Life: A Study of Metropolitan and County Areas in Taiwan," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 91(1), pages 99-114, March.
    15. Paul Frijters & Gigi Foster & David W. Johnston, 2012. "The triumph of hope over regret: A note on the utility value of good health expectations," Discussion Papers Series 451, School of Economics, University of Queensland, Australia.
    16. Ryan Howell & Mark Kurai & Leona Tam, 2013. "Money Buys Financial Security and Psychological Need Satisfaction: Testing Need Theory in Affluence," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 110(1), pages 17-29, January.


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