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The Association between CVD-Related Biomarkers and Mortality in the Health and Retirement Survey

Background: It has become increasingly common in multiple purpose general population surveys to integrate different kinds of biomarker in the data collection process.Objective: In this article we test the predictive power of five different functional

In: Demographic Research 38 (2018), Art. 62, S. 1933-2002 | Hannes Kröger, Rasmus Hoffmann
Seminar Series on Research in Development Economics

Targeting Network Spillovers: Experimental Evidence from a Health Intervention in Zambia

We study how different network targeting mechanisms affect the direct and spillover impacts of a school-based health intervention in Zambia. Across 133 schools, we randomly assigned whether the intervention was administered to i) a random selection ...

Brown Bag Seminar Cluster Industrial Economics

Diagnostic Decision-making in the Case of Antibiotic Prescribing for Urinary Tract Infection

29.11.2019| Shan Huang
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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
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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

Organspende: Pflicht zur Entscheidung ist die bessere Alternative – aber mit Kontrolle: Kommentar von Jürgen Schupp

Bundesgesundheitsminister Jens Spahn hat eine überfällige Debatte angestoßen. Wieso werden in Deutschland trotz des enormen Bedarfs an Spenderorganen so wenige Organentnahmen vorgenommen, obwohl die generelle Bereitschaft zur ...Bunde

26.09.2018| Jürgen Schupp
Berlin Applied Micro Seminar (BAMS)

Inattention and Switching Costs as sources of inertia in Medicare Part D

BAMS is a joint seminar by the DIW Berlin, the Hertie School of Governance, the HU Berlin and the WZB.

18.11.2019| R. Vincent Pohl (University of Georgia)

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

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
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