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

Article English OPEN
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
  • References (51)
    51 references, page 1 of 6

    Baumgarten, M., Siemiatycki, J., & Gibbs, G.W. (1983). Validity of work histories obtained by interview for epidemiologic purposes. American Journal of Epidemiology, 118(4), 583 591.

    Berney, L., Blane, D., Smith, G.D., Gunnell, D.J., Holland, P., & Montgomery, S.M. (2000). Socioeconomic measures in early old age as indicators of previous lifetime exposure to environmental health hazards. Sociology of Health & Illness, 22(4), 415 430.

    Berney, L.R., & Blane, D.B. (1997). Collecting retrospective data: Accuracy of recall after 50 years judged against historical records. Social Science & Medicine, 45(10), 1519 1525.

    Blane, D., Kelly-Irving, M., Errico, A., Bartley, M., & Montgomery, S. (2013). Social-biological transitions: How does the social become biological? Longitudinal and Life Course Studies, 4(2), 136 146.

    Blane, D., Wahrendorf, M., Webb, E., & Netuveli, G. (2012). Life course influences on quality of life at age 50 years: Evidence from the National Child Development Study (1958 British birth cohort study). Longitudinal and Life Course Studies, 3(3), 346 358.

    Blane, D.B. (1996). Collecting retrospective data: Development of a reliable method and a pilot study of its use. Social Science & Medicine, 42(5), 751 757.

    Bo€rsch-Supan, A., Brandt, M., Hank, K., & Schro€der, M. (2011). The individual and the welfare state: Life histories in Europe. Berlin: Springer.

    Bo€rsch-Supan, A., Brandt, M., & Schroder, M. (2013). SHARELIFE one century of life histories in Europe. Advances in Life Course Research, 18(1), 1 4.

    Bo€rsch-Supan, A., & Ju€rges, H. (2005). The survey of health, aging and retirement in Europe methodology. Mannheim: Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Ageing.

    Bo€rsch-Supan, A., & Mariuzzo, F. (2005). Our sample: 50C in Europe. In A. Bo€rsch-Supan, A. Brugiavini, H. Ju€rges, J. Mackenbach, J. Siegrist, & G. Weber (Eds.), Health, ageing and retirement in Europe: First results from the survey of health, ageing and retirement in Europe (pp. 30 34). Mannheim: Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Ageing.

  • Related Research Results (1)
  • Metrics
    0
    views in OpenAIRE
    0
    views in local repository
    8
    downloads in local repository

    The information is available from the following content providers:

    From Number Of Views Number Of Downloads
    UCL Discovery - IRUS-UK 0 8
Share - Bookmark