Frey's Scenario F simulation mentioned in account of the Democratic Party's tribulations
U-M Poverty Solutions funds nine projects
Dynarski says NY's Excelsior Scholarship Program could crowd out low-income and minority students
Workshops on EndNote, NIH reporting, and publication altmetrics, Jan 26 through Feb 7, ISR
2017 PAA Annual Meeting, April 27-29, Chicago
NIH funding opportunity: Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages among Immigrant Populations (R01 and R21), open Jan 2017
Russell Sage 2017 Summer Institute in Computational Social Science, June 18-July 1. Application deadline Feb 17.
Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at noon:
Decline of cash assistance and child well-being, Luke Shaefer
Why do blacks have more post-stroke disability than whites?
American women no longer live more disability-free years than men, despite longer lives
Why do black Americans suffer more post-stroke disability?
1940 census data provide early life information to 5 longitudinal studies
U.S. trends in late-life activity limitations, 2000-2008
Gauging health, wealth and wellbeing in the PSID
Freedman finds black Americans live more of their older years with disability than white Americans
Study by Freedman, Wolf and Spillman cited in discussion of changing socioeconomic expectations for older Americans
Freedman et al find women are living longer than men, but with fewer disability-free years
Skolarus, Freedman, Burke et al. find home care for stroke survivors averages 22 hours a week and $11,000 a year
Freedman and colleagues report on family caregiving for older adults with dementia
Freedman finds elderly in assisted living get outside more than those in own homes
Freedman cited in piece on new models of residential care for seniors
Freedman and Spillman find nearly half of those 65+ need some daily assistance
Freedman says older husbands take cue from wives on relationship satisfaction
Freedman finds caring for husband adds to wife's happiness
Study by Freedman et al subject of NYT piece on how seniors cope with limitations
Freedman et al. find 69% of older adults need some type of assistance with daily activities
Freedman says disability prevalence varies by age group among older population
Freedman documents connection between neighborhood and cancer among older men and women
Freedman says uptick in middle-age disability suggests need for prevention, early intervention
Judith Kasper (Hopkins) and Freedman (Michigan) lead release 1st wave of National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS) data
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