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Family Structure and the Risk of Nursing Home Admission

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  • Freedman, V.A.

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Using data from the New Haven EPESE, we examine the relationship between family structure and the risk of first nursing home admission.

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  • Freedman, V.A., 1996. "Family Structure and the Risk of Nursing Home Admission," Papers 96-10, RAND - Reprint Series.
  • Handle: RePEc:fth:randrs:96-10
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    Keywords

    RISK; HEALTH; FAMILY;

    JEL classification:

    • D80 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - General
    • D81 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Criteria for Decision-Making under Risk and Uncertainty
    • I10 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - General
    • I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
    • J10 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - General

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