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Author(s):
Adena, Maja; Myck, Michal 
Title:
Poverty and transitions in health 
Abstract:
Using a sample of Europeans aged 50+ from twelve countries in the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) we analyse the role of poor material conditions as a determinant of changes in health over a four-year period. We find that poverty defined with respect to relative incomes has no effect on changes in health. However, broader measures of poor material conditions such as subjective poverty or low relative value of wealth significantly increase the probability of transition t...    »
 
Keywords:
Arbeitspapier/Diskussionspapier 
Year:
2013