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SOEPpapers 1038 / 2019

Depression, Risk Preferences and Risk-Taking Behavior

Depression affects the way that people process information and make decisions, including those involving risk and uncertainty. Our objective is to analyze the way that depressive episodes shape risk preferences and risk-taking behaviors. We are the .

2019| Deborah A. Cobb-Clark, Sarah Dahmann, Nathan Kettlewell
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Medical Malpractice Appeals in a Civil Law System: Do Administrative and Civil Courts Award Noneconomic Damages Differently?

How do courts award noneconomic damages? Does it matter if the state is the defendant? This article addresses these questions in the context of medical malpractice appeals to the Spanish Supreme Court. Moreover, this study provides the first ...

In: Law & Society Review 53 (2019), 2, S. 386-419 | Sofia Amaral-Garcia
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A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of Marijuana Policies and Youth Marijuana Use

Background: Marijuana use carries risks for adolescents’ well-being, making it essential to evaluate effects of recent marijuana policies.Objectives: This study sought to delineate associations between state-level shifts in decriminalization and ...

In: American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse 45 (2019), 3, S. 292-303 | Rebekah Levine Coley, Summer Sherburne Hawkins, Marco Ghiani, Claudia Kruzik & Christopher F. Baum
SOEP Brown Bag Seminar

Health-Check Up Utilization in UK: Panel Evidence from the BHPS 1992 - 2008

This analysis has investigated the determinants of screening uptake for the six different screening examinations (breast and cervical cancer screening examination, blood pressure check, cholesterol level test, eyesight test and dental screening). ...

16.01.2019| Alexander Labeit
Interview

"Die fallenden Mortalitätsraten stehen im Gegensatz zu den Ergebnissen in den USA": Interview mit Julia Schmieder

Frau Schmieder, Sie haben die Mortalitätsrate für Männer und Frauen mittleren Alters in Deutschland untersucht und sie in Bezug zu einer ähnlichen Studie in den USA gesetzt. Was hat Sie an diesem Vergleich interessiert? In den ...

13.02.2019| Julia Schmieder
Forschungsprojekt

DDR-Vergangenheit und psychische Gesundheit: Risiko- und Schutzfaktoren (DDR-PSYCH)

Durch die gemeinsame Analyse von fünf großangelegten Bevölkerungsstudien sollen Unterschiede und Gemeinsamkeiten in der psychischen Gesundheit von Ost- und Westdeutschen untersucht werden. Dies soll Aufschluss über ...

Aktuelles Projekt| Sozio-oekonomisches Panel
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GDR-Past and Mental Health: Risk and Protection Factors (DDR-PSYCH)

After more than 25 years since reunification, the former German Democratic Republic (GDR; often known in English as East Germany; in German DDR) and its socio-political system have remained a point of reference for the analysis of societal, social, ...

Aktuelles Projekt| Sozio-oekonomisches Panel
Blog Marcel Fratzscher

Man nennt es Tod aus Verzweiflung

Man nennt es Tod aus Verzweiflung Dieser Beitrag ist am 1. März in der ZEIT ONLINE–Kolumne  „Fratzschers Verteilungsfragen“  erschienen. Der Nobelpreisgewinner Angus Deaton und seine Kollegin Anne Case haben vor ...

01.03.2019| Marcel Fratzscher
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How Cohabitation, Marriage, Separation, and Divorce Influence BMI: A Prospective Panel Study

Objective: This study examines how changes in cohabitation or marital status affect Body Mass Index (BMI) over time in a large representative sample. Method: Participants were 20,950 individuals (50% female; 19 to 100 years), representative of the ..

In: Health Psychology 37 (2018),10, S. 948-958 | Jutta Mata, Thorsten Schneider, David Richter, Ralph Hertwig
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