Home > Events & News > Brown Bag Schedule . Archive

PSC In The News

RSS Feed icon

Work by Geronimus cited in account of Serena Williams' maternal health complications

Alexander and Massey compare outcomes for children whose parents did and did not take part in Great Migration

Geronimus on pushing past early dismissal of her weathering hypothesis

More News

Highlights

AA named 2018 Best Place to Live in America (out of 100 cities)

Remembering Jim Morgan, founding member of ISR and creator of the PSID

1/17/18: ISR screening and discussion of documentary "Class Divide" at Michigan Theater

Bailey et al. find higher income among children whose parents had access to federal family planning programs in the 1960s and 70s

More Highlights

Next Brown Bag

Mon, Jan 22, 2018, noon: Narayan Sastry

Vicki Freedman

Freedman says older husbands take cue from wives on relationship satisfaction

a PSC In The News reference, 2014

"Happy wife, happy life? New study says ‘yes’" - Fox News. 09/09/2014.

Analyzing national panel data on about 400 married couples, Vicki Freedman and colleagues found that "overall life satisfaction for an unhappily married man depends on how his wife describes their relationship. If she describes their marriage as higher quality, his life satisfaction is buoyed—even if he gives the marriage a less glowing assessment."

Related journal article

Researcher:

Vicki Freedman

More Media Coverage:

CNN Health. 'Magic mushrooms' help smokers quit, and other studies you missed. 9/12/2014.

Latin Post. Study: Wife is Key to a Married Man's Happiness...Duh. 9/14/2014.

NBC News. New Study Confirms: Happy Wife, Happy Life. 9/16/2014.

Sunrise Senior Living Blog. Can A Happy Marriage Benefit Health?. 10/23/2014.

View News Archive