Does labour market disadvantage help to explain why childhood circumstances are related to quality of life at older ages? Results from SHARE

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Wahrendorf, M. ; Blane, D. (2015)
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Journal: Aging & Mental Health, volume 19, issue 7, pages 584-594 (issn: 1360-7863, eissn: 1364-6915)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1080/13607863.2014.938604, pmc: PMC4396436
  • Subject: CASP, labour market disadvantage, life course | Special Section on Quality of Life and the CASP-19 | CASP | labour market disadvantage | life course

There is robust evidence that childhood circumstances are related to quality of life in older ages, but the role of possible intermediate factors is less explored. In this paper, we examine to what extent associations between deprived childhood circumstances and quality... View more
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