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Socioeconomic Status, Nutrition, and Health among the Elderly

In: Perspectives on the Economics of Aging

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  • Robert T. Jensen, 2004. "Socioeconomic Status, Nutrition, and Health among the Elderly," NBER Chapters, in: Perspectives on the Economics of Aging, pages 313-332, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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    1. Fanlei Kong & Lingzhong Xu & Mei Kong & Shixue Li & Chengchao Zhou & Jiajia Li & Long Sun & Wenzhe Qin, 2019. "The Relationship between Socioeconomic Status, Mental Health, and Need for Long-Term Services and Supports among the Chinese Elderly in Shandong Province—A Cross-Sectional Study," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 16(4), pages 1-19, February.
    2. Fanlei Kong & Lingzhong Xu & Mei Kong & Shixue Li & Chengchao Zhou & Jianghua Zhang & Bin Ai, 2019. "Association between Socioeconomic Status, Physical Health and Need for Long-Term Care among the Chinese Elderly," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 16(12), pages 1-19, June.

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