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Health at Older Ages: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Disability among the Elderly

David Cutler () and David Wise ()

in NBER Books from National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc

JEL-codes: I1 J14 H0 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2009
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Introduction to "Health at Older Ages: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Disability among the Elderly" , pp 1-18 Downloads
David Cutler, David Wise and Richard G. Woodbury
The Health of Older Men in the Past , pp 21-54 Downloads
Dora Costa
Arthritis: Changes in Its Prevalence during the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries , pp 55-74 Downloads
Paula Canavese and Robert Fogel
Socioeconomic and Demographic Disparties in Trends in Old-Age Disability , pp 75-102 Downloads
Robert Schoeni, Vicki A. Freedman and Linda G. Martin
Pathways to Disability: Predicting Health Trajectories , pp 105-150 Downloads
Florian Heiss, Axel Börsch-Supan, Michael Hurd and David Wise
Clinical Pathways to Disability , pp 151-187 Downloads
Mary Beth Landrum, Kate A. Stewart and David Cutler
Intensive Medical Care and Cardiovascular Disease Disability Reductions , pp 191-222 Downloads
David Cutler, Mary Beth Landrum and Kate A. Stewart
Are Baby Boomers Aging Better Than Their Predecessors? Trends in Overweight, Arthritis, and Mobility Difficulty , pp 223-235 Downloads
Suzanne G. Leveille, Christina C. Wee and Lisa I. Iezzoni
Disability and Spending Growth , pp 237-248 Downloads
Michael E. Chernew, Dana Goldman and Feng Pan
Work Disability is a Pain in the ****, Especially in England, the Netherlands, and the United States , pp 251-293 Downloads
James Banks, Arie Kapteyn, James Smith and Arthur van Soest
Disability Risk and the Value of Disability Insurance , pp 295-336 Downloads
Amitabh Chandra and Andrew Samwick
Why Are the Disability Rolls Skyrocketing? The Contribution of Population Characteristics, Economic Conditions, and Program Generosity , pp 337-379 Downloads
Mark Duggan and Scott Imberman
Early Retirement and DI/SSI Applications: Exploring the Impact of Depression , pp 381-408 Downloads
Rena M. Conti, Ernst R. Berndt and Richard G. Frank
Trends in Assistance with Daily Activities: Racial/Ethnic and Socioeconomic Disparities Persist in the U.S. Older Population , pp 411-438 Downloads
Vicki A. Freedman, Linda G. Martin, Jennifer Cornman, Emily M. Agree and Robert Schoeni
How do Medicare Beneficiaries with Physical and Sensory Disabilities Feel About Their Health Care? , pp 439-454 Downloads
Lisa I. Iezzoni, Jane R. Soukup and Suzanne G. Leveille
Inter-Spousal Mortality Effects: Caregiver Burden Across the Spectrum of Disabling Disease , pp 455-477 Downloads
Nicholas A. Christakis and Paul D. Allison

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