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Citation 4

Life Satisfaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4015
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 226 (108,690)
Citation 4

Abstract:

happiness, life satisfaction, vignettes, reporting bias

Life Satisfaction

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 01/2009-008
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 19 Nov 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 70 (273,566)
Citation 4

Abstract:

happiness, life satisfaction, vignettes, reporting bias

International Comparisons in Health Economics: Evidence from Aging Studies

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-880
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jan 2012
James P. Smith and James W. Banks
RAND Corporation and Institute for Fiscal Studies
Downloads 145 (164,040)

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International Comparisons in Health Economics: Evidence from Aging Studies

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2011
James W. Banks and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies and RAND Corporation
Downloads 66 (282,728)

Abstract:

Health, International, Aging

International Comparisons in Health Economics: Evidence from Aging Studies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6297
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Feb 2012
James W. Banks and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies and RAND Corporation
Downloads 32 (388,369)

Abstract:

international health, labor markets

3.

The Decline in Household Saving and the Wealth Effect

FEDS Working Paper No. 2004-32
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Sep 2004
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Downloads 235 (100,895)
Citation 29

Abstract:

Personal saving, wealth effect, capital gains

The Effects of World War II on Economic and Health Outcomes Across Europe

RAND Working Paper Series WR-917
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 182 (134,156)

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The Effects of World War II on Economic and Health Outcomes Across Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6296
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Feb 2012
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 24 (427,426)

Abstract:

health, war, SES

5.

Comparing Life Satisfaction

RAND Working Paper No. WR-623-1
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Oct 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 189 (115,193)
Citation 4

Abstract:

happiness, life satisfaction, vignettes, reporting bias

6.

Validating the Use of Vignettes for Subjective Threshold Scales

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2860, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2007-43, RAND Working Paper No. WR-501
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Tilburg University, University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, The University of Sydney - School of Economics, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and RAND Corporation
Downloads 174 (139,772)
Citation 14

Abstract:

anchoring vignettes, reporting bias, hopit model

7.

International Comparisons of Work Disability

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1118
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Apr 2004
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 166 (136,283)
Citation 2

Abstract:

work limiting disability, vignettes, reporting bias, justification bias

The Impact of Childhood Health on Adult Labor Market Outcomes

RAND Working Paper No. WR-319
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
Downloads 120 (190,890)
Citation 28

Abstract:

social status-health aspects, education-health aspects, health status indicators, outcome assessment (medical care)

The Impact of Childhood Health on Adult Labor Market Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4274
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
Downloads 38 (364,989)
Citation 28

Abstract:

childhood health, labor market outcomes

9.

Effects of Attrition and Non-Response in the Health and Retirement Study

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2246, RANSD Working Paper No. WR-407
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 125 (160,945)
Citation 11

Abstract:

attrition, non-response, administrative records, economics of aging

Financial Decision Making and Cognition in a Family Context

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 785
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Sep 2010
James P. Smith, John J. McArdle and Robert J. Willis
RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 116 (195,904)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Financial Decision Making and Cognition in a Family Context

The Economic Journal, Vol. 120, No. 548, pp. F363-F380, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
James P. Smith, John J. McArdle and Robert J. Willis
RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Citation 12
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Financial Decision Making and Cognition in a Family Context

The Economic Journal, Vol. 120, No. 548, pp. F363-F380, November 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
James P. Smith, John J. McArdle and Robert J. Willis
RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Citation 12
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11.
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Citation 9

The SES Health Gradient on Both Sides of the Atlantic

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2539
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jan 2007
Institute for Fiscal Studies, University College London, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 95 (226,122)
Citation 9

Abstract:

health, SES, labor supply

The Ses Health Gradient on Both Sides of the Atlantic

NBER Working Paper No. w12674
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Institute for Fiscal Studies, University College London, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
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Citation 9

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Health Outcomes and Socio-Economic Status Among the Elderly in China: Evidence from the CHARLS Pilot

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 774
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Aug 2010
University of Southern California - Department of Economics, Peking University - CCER, University of Oxford, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER), RAND Corporation, Peking University and Peking University
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Citation 3

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Health Outcomes and Socio-Economic Status Among the Elderly in China: Evidence from the Charls Pilot

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5152
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
University of Southern California - Department of Economics, Peking University - CCER, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The William Davidson Institute, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER), RAND Corporation, Peking University and Peking University
Downloads 43 (347,328)
Citation 3

Abstract:

health, China

13.
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Citation 1

Self Reported Disability and Reference Groups

RAND Working Paper No. WR-409-1
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Aug 2007
Tilburg University, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, Yale University and RAND Corporation
Downloads 86 (241,388)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Disability, reference groups, anchoring vignettes

Self Reported Disability and Reference Groups

NBER Working Paper No. w17153
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Tilburg University, Yale University, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and RAND Corporation
Downloads 11 (501,797)
Citation 1

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14.

The Changing Economic Circumstances of the Elderly: Income, Wealth, and Social Security

Syracuse University Center for Policy Research Policy Brief No. 8/1997
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
Downloads 89 (204,076)
Citation 3

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Enhancing the Quality of Data on the Measurement of Income and Wealth

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-151
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, RAND Corporation, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and RAND Corporation
Downloads 89 (209,687)

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Dynamics of Work Disability and Pain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2057, CentER Discussion Paper No. 2006-22
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Apr 2006
Arthur van Soest, Arie Kapteyn and James P. Smith
Tilburg University, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and RAND Corporation
Downloads 88 (227,760)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Work limiting disability, health

17.
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Citation 3

House Price Volatility and the Housing Ladder

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5173
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Sep 2010
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 44 (344,015)
Citation 3

Abstract:

downsizing, migration

House Price Volatility and the Housing Ladder

NBER Working Paper No. w21255
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2015
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 43 (347,328)
Citation 3

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Labor Market Status and Transitions During the Pre-Retirement Years: Learning from International Differences

RAND Labor and Population Working Paper No. 536 , Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-149
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Nov 2007
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation, Tilburg University and Institute for Fiscal Studies
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Citation 3

Abstract:

disability, employment policies, cross-national comparisons, labor force dynamics

Labor Market Status and Transitions During the Pre-Retirement Years: Learning from International Differences

NBER Working Paper No. w13536
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Oct 2007
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation, Tilburg University and Institute for Fiscal Studies
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Citation 3

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Intervivos Giving Over the Lifecycle

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-524-1
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2011
RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation and University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy
Downloads 86 (214,002)

Abstract:

Intergenerational transfers, life-cycle consumption, household behavior

20.

Effects of Social Activities on Cognitive Functions: Evidence from CHARLS

RAND Working Paper Series WR-918
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jan 2012
Yuqing Hu, Xiaoyan Lei, James P. Smith and Yaohui Zhao
University of Southern California - Department of Economics, Peking University - CCER, RAND Corporation and Peking University
Downloads 83 (177,606)

Abstract:

social activity, cognitive function, CHARLS

21.
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Citation 5

Are Americans Really Less Happy with Their Incomes?

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 858
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2011
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 69 (275,881)
Citation 5

Abstract:

happiness, life satisfaction, vignettes, reporting bias

Are Americans Really Less Happy with Their Incomes?

CentER Working Paper No. 2011-059
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 May 2011
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 9 (512,740)
Citation 5

Abstract:

happiness, life satisfaction, vignettes, reporting bias

Are Americans Really Less Happy with Their Incomes?

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 59, Issue 1, pp. 44-65, 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Feb 2013
Arie Kapteyn and James P. Smith
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and RAND Corporation
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happiness, life satisfaction, reporting bias, vignettes

The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2002-021
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Michael D. Hurd and James P. Smith
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 40 (357,719)
Citation 24

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The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming

NBER Working Paper No. w9140
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Sep 2002
RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation and University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy
Downloads 38 (364,989)
Citation 24

Abstract:

Work Disability is a Pain in the *****, Especially in England, The Netherlands, and the United States

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-280
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Oct 2005
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Work limiting disability, Vignettes, Reporting bias

Work Disability is a Pain in the *****, Especially in England, the Netherlands, and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w11558
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 22 (438,740)
Citation 4

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Unequal Giving: Monetary Gifts to Children Across Countries and Over Time

RAND Working Paper Series WR-723
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Julie M. Zissimopoulos and James P. Smith
University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy and RAND Corporation
Downloads 46 (337,595)
Citation 1

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Unequal Giving: Monetary Gifts to Children Across Countries and Over Time

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4698
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Julie M. Zissimopoulos and James P. Smith
University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy and RAND Corporation
Downloads 25 (422,083)
Citation 1

Abstract:

transfers

The Effects of Childhood Health on Adult Health and SES in China

RAND Working Paper No. WR-809
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Dec 2010
James P. Smith, Yan Shen, John Strauss, Zhe Yang and Yaohui Zhao
RAND Corporation, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER), University of Southern California - Department of Economics, Peking University and Peking University
Downloads 46 (337,595)
Citation 2

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The Effects of Childhood Health on Adult Health and SES in China

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5318
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
James P. Smith, Yan Shen, John Strauss, Yang Zhe and Yaohui Zhao
RAND Corporation, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER), University of Southern California - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Peking University
Downloads 23 (433,113)
Citation 2

Abstract:

childhood health, China

26.

Cognition and Economic Outcomes in the Health and Retirement Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4269
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
University of Southern California - Department of Psychology, RAND Corporation and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 67 (260,130)
Citation 21

Abstract:

cognition, financial outcomes

27.

Anchoring Vignettes and Response Consistency

RAND Working Paper Series WR-840
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Apr 2011
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation, Tilburg University and Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Education
Downloads 64 (234,262)
Citation 2

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28.

House Price Volatility and the Housing Ladder

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 786
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Sep 2010
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 63 (268,415)
Citation 3

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29.

Gender Differences in Cognition Among Older Adults in China

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-881
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Peking University - CCER, University of Southern California - Department of Economics, University of Southern California - College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, RAND Corporation and Peking University
Downloads 61 (262,222)

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30.

Disease Prevalence, Disease Incidence, and Mortality in the United States and in England

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4992
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
James W. Banks, Alastair Muriel and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies and RAND Corporation
Downloads 61 (288,645)
Citation 9

Abstract:

health

Work Disability, Work, and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S.

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 08/2009 - 027, RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-696
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Sep 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 20 (450,159)
Citation 5

Abstract:

work limiting disability, vignettes, reporting bias

Work Disability, Work, and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S.

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4388
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 17 (467,392)
Citation 5

Abstract:

work limiting disability, vignettes, reporting bias

Work Disability, Work and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S.

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2009-207
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Sep 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 12 (496,077)
Citation 5

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Work Disability, Work, and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S

NBER Working Paper No. w15245
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California, RAND Corporation and Tilburg University
Downloads 9 (512,740)
Citation 5

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Individual Behavior as a Pathway between Early-Life Shocks and Adult Health: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post-War Germany

RAND Working Paper Series WR-1015
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Sep 2013
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 47 (334,419)

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Individual Behavior as a Pathway between Early-Life Shocks and Adult Health: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post-War Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7713
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 7 (523,245)

Abstract:

war, health, income

33.

Expected Bequests and Their Distribution

NBER Working Paper No. w9142
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Sep 2002
Michael D. Hurd and James P. Smith
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 53 (303,462)
Citation 16

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34.

From Illegal to Legal: Estimating Previous Illegal Experience Among New Legal Immigrants to the United States

IZA Working Paper No. 3441
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 May 2008
New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Princeton University - Department of Sociology, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and RAND Corporation
Downloads 52 (298,333)
Citation 4

Abstract:

illegal immigration, legal immigration, administrative data, survey data

Housing Mobility and Downsizing at Older Ages in Britain and the United States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5168
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Sep 2010
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 28 (406,779)
Citation 4

Abstract:

downsizing, migration

Housing Mobility and Downsizing at Older Ages in Britain and the United States

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 787
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Sep 2010
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 22 (438,740)
Citation 4

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36.
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Citation 2

Re-Constructing Childhood Health Histories

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4036
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
Downloads 27 (411,595)
Citation 2

Abstract:

recall, childhood health

Re-Constructing Childhood Health Histories

RAND Working Paper No. WR- 666
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Mar 2009
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
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Citation 2

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37.

Wealth Portfolios in the UK and the Us

NBER Working Paper No. w9128
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Aug 2002
James W. Banks, Richard W. Blundell and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL and RAND Corporation
Downloads 48 (317,033)
Citation 9

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Life-Cycle Consumption Patterns at Older Ages in the US and the UK: Can Medical Expenditures Explain the Difference?

RAND Working Paper Series WR-1100
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2015
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 30 (397,273)

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Life-Cycle Consumption Patterns at Older Ages in the Us and the UK: Can Medical Expenditures Explain the Difference?

NBER Working Paper No. w22513
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 14 (484,576)

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Life-Cycle Consumption Patterns at Older Ages in the US and the UK: Can Medical Expenditures Explain the Difference?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11479
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
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39.

Diabetes and the Rise of the Ses Health Gradient

NBER Working Paper No. w12905
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Feb 2007
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
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Citation 6

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40.

From Angela's Ashes to the Celtic Tiger: Early Life Conditions and Adult Health in Ireland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4548
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Liam Delaney, Mark McGovern and James P. Smith
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and RAND Corporation
Downloads 42 (303,462)
Citation 1

Abstract:

childhood health, disability

41.

Anticipated and Actual Bequests

NBER Working Paper No. w7380
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Mar 2000
Michael D. Hurd and James P. Smith
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 40 (337,735)
Citation 22

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42.

A Life Cycle Family Model

NBER Working Paper No. w0005
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 01 Dec 2006
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
Downloads 38 (357,320)

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43.

The Changing Skills of New Immigrants to the United States: Recent Trends and Their Determinants

NBER Working Paper No. w6764
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 1999
New York University (NYU) - Department of Sociology, Yale University - Economic Growth Center and RAND Corporation
Downloads 38 (347,339)
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44.

Why Do Some Irish Drink So Much? Family, Historical and Regional Effects on Students’ Alcohol Consumption and Subjective Normative Thresholds

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 869
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Sep 2011
Liam Delaney, Arie Kapteyn and James P. Smith
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California and RAND Corporation
Downloads 35 (357,320)

Abstract:

health behaviors, family effects

45.

Attrition and Health in Ageing Studies: Evidence from ELSA and HRS

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5161
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
James W. Banks, Alastair Muriel and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies and RAND Corporation
Downloads 34 (367,911)
Citation 1

Abstract:

health, attrition

Exporting Poor Health: The Irish in England

RAND Working Paper No. WR-863
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Sep 2011
Liam Delaney, Alan Fernihough and James P. Smith
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics and RAND Corporation
Downloads 19 (455,924)

Abstract:

healthy migrants, mental health, migrant selectivity

Exporting Poor Health: The Irish in England

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5852
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Liam Delaney, Alan Fernihough and James P. Smith
University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics and RAND Corporation
Downloads 12 (495,995)

Abstract:

healthy migrants, mental health, migrant selectivity

47.

Socioeconomic Differences in the Adoption of New Medical Technologies

NBER Working Paper No. w11218
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Apr 2005
Dana P. Goldman and James P. Smith
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 26 (395,954)
Citation 5

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Consequences and Predictors of New Health Events

NBER Working Paper No. w10063
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Nov 2003
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
Downloads 26 (400,389)
Citation 26

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49.

Housing Price Volatility and Downsizing in Later Life

NBER Working Paper No. w13496
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 25 (405,058)
Citation 9

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50.

Childhood Health and Differences in Late-Life Health Outcomes between England and the United States

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 860
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Sep 2011
James W. Banks, Zoé Oldfield and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
Downloads 22 (414,745)
Citation 1

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51.

Gender Differences in Cognition in China and Reasons for Change Over Time: Evidence from Charls

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7536
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Xiaoyan Lei, James P. Smith, Xiaoting Sun and Yaohui Zhao
Peking University - CCER, RAND Corporation, Peking University and Peking University
Downloads 21 (357,320)

Abstract:

China, cognition

52.

Cognition and Economic Outcomes in the Health and Retirement Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w15266
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Aug 2009
John J. McArdle, James P. Smith and Robert J. Willis
University of Southern California - College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, RAND Corporation and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (429,990)
Citation 21

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53.

Attrition and Health in Ageing Studies: Evidence from ELSA and HRS

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 784
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Sep 2010
James W. Banks, Alastair Muriel and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies and RAND Corporation
Downloads 17 (419,761)
Citation 1

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The Human Capital (Schooling) of Immigrants in America

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6899
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Oct 2012
James P. Smith
RAND Corporation
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immigration, education

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Childhood Health and Differences in Late-Life Health Outcomes between England and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w17096
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 May 2011
James W. Banks, Zoé Oldfield and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
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56.

Spousal Health Effects - the Role of Selection

NBER Working Paper No. w19438
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Sep 2013
James W. Banks, Elaine Kelly and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
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57.

Acquiring Human Capital Through the Generations by Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7782
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
James P. Smith and Liam Delaney
RAND Corporation and University College Dublin (UCD) - Geary Institute and Department of Economics
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human capital, education, migration

58.

Do Social Networks Improve Chinese Adults' Subjective Well-Being?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9226
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Xiaoyan Lei, Yan Shen, James P. Smith and Guangsu Zhou
Peking University - CCER, Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER), RAND Corporation and Peking University
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China, social networks, subjective well-being

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Housing Mobility and Downsizing at Older Ages in Britain and the USA

Economica, Issue 313, pp. 1-26, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and RAND Corporation
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Early-Life Circumstances Predict Measures of Trust Among Adults: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post-War Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6093
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, KU Leuven - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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trust, endogenous preferences, hunger, war

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Individual Behaviour as a Pathway between Early‐Life Shocks and Adult Health: Evidence from Hunger Episodes in Post‐War Germany

Feature Issue, Vol. 125, Issue 588, pp. F372-F393, 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Nov 2015
KU Leuven - Department of Economics, University of Mannheim - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Community Effects on Elderly Health: Evidence from Charls National Baseline

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7535
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
James P. Smith and Yaohui Zhao
RAND Corporation and Peking University
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China, neighborhood effects, health

63.

International Comparisons in Health Economics: Evidence from Aging Studies

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 4, pp. 57-81, 2012
Posted: 01 Sep 2012
James W. Banks and James P. Smith
Institute for Fiscal Studies and RAND Corporation

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64.

Can Patient Self-Management Help Explain the SES Health Gradient?

Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 99, No. 16, pp. 10929-10934, August 6, 2002, Copyright
Posted: 29 Oct 2002
Dana P. Goldman and James P. Smith
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation

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