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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Dora L. Costa; Matthew E. Kahn Abstract We find that Union Army veterans of the American Civil War who faced greater wartime stress (as measured by higher battlefield mortality rates) experienced higher mortality rates at older ages, but that men who were from more cohesive companies were...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 65–79.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Glenn D. Deane Abstract In theory, residential mobility is a response to environmental stress only if households do not reduce dissatisfaction through other alternatives, such as housing improvements or repairs. Despite the attention given to stress-reducing alternatives, however, no attempt has...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1423–1449.
Published: 15 July 2014
... explores the potential role of another set of dynamics that may drive these patterns: namely, selection into live birth. Epidemiological evidence indicates that the characteristic female survival advantage may begin before birth. If stress accompanying unstable marriages has biological effects on fecundity...
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Demography (2011) 48 (4): 1473–1491.
Published: 26 August 2011
...Florencia Torche Abstract A growing body of research highlights that in utero conditions are consequential for individual outcomes throughout the life cycle, but research assessing causal processes is scarce. This article examines the effect of one such condition—prenatal maternal stress—on birth...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1389–1425.
Published: 19 July 2019
... of fetal selection during the tail end of pregnancy as measured by the stillbirth rate. Linking these results to mechanistic predictions regarding the association between disruptions during the fetal stage and later-life outcomes is challenging. Males’ higher sensitivity to fetal stress is well documented...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 675–705.
Published: 01 June 2023
...—collectively and individually—mediate racialized health inequities among a sample of older adults from the Health and Retirement Study. Our results yield theoretical contributions by showing how the socioeconomic status–health gradient and stress processes are racialized (24% of associations examined varied...
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Published: 01 December 2023
Fig. 1 Associations of age, SES, and stress burden with biological age acceleration (PhenoAge algorithm) by race: Unadjusted Black–White disparity in biological age acceleration by age (panel a), unadjusted association between SES and biological age acceleration by race (panel b), and unadjusted More
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Published: 01 December 2023
Fig. 2 Contributions of life course SES and stress burden to Black–White disparities in biological age acceleration (PhenoAge algorithm). Results of Kitagawa–Blinder–Oaxaca decomposition of racial disparities in the PhenoAge measure of biological age acceleration. Analyses included the full set More
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Published: 05 December 2019
Fig. 1 Prevalence of economic hardship combinations in the weighted sample. Poverty = income poverty. MD = material deprivation. Stress = subjective financial stress. N = 52,623 family waves. More
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1611–1639.
Published: 13 August 2018
...Florencia Torche Abstract Exposure to environmental stressors is highly prevalent and unequally distributed along socioeconomic lines and may have enduring negative consequences, even when experienced before birth. Yet, estimating the consequences of prenatal stress on children’s outcomes...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1459–1481.
Published: 08 June 2020
...Ryan Brown Abstract Given the unexpected nature of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, a specific cohort of children were exogenously exposed to increased maternal psychological stress in utero . Rich administrative data and the precise timing of the event allow this study to uniquely...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2279–2305.
Published: 05 December 2019
...Fig. 1 Prevalence of economic hardship combinations in the weighted sample. Poverty = income poverty. MD = material deprivation. Stress = subjective financial stress. N = 52,623 family waves. ...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 727–746.
Published: 01 November 2006
... to short-term economic stress stemming from changes in prices. The fertility response, both to moderate and large changes in food prices, was the strongest within six months after prices changed in the fall, which means that the response was deliberate. People foresaw bad times and planned their fertility...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 May 1974
...Alden Speare, Jr. Abstract The stress-threshold model (Wolpert, 1965; Brown and Moore, 1970) assumes that people do not consider moving unless they experience residential stress. This paper develops a similar model of residential mobility in which residential satisfaction acts as an intervening...
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Demography (2016) 53 (3): 649–674.
Published: 05 May 2016
... of emotional well-being, although single parenthood is associated with differences in the emotional valence. Single mothers report less happiness and more sadness, stress, and fatigue in parenting than partnered mothers, and these reports are concentrated among those single mothers who are not employed...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 23–47.
Published: 04 January 2012
...Cynthia Osborne; Lawrence M. Berger; Katherine Magnuson Abstract This article uses data from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study to examine whether family instability is associated with changes in perceived social support, material hardship, maternal depression, and parenting stress...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1815–1841.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Fig. 1 Associations of age, SES, and stress burden with biological age acceleration (PhenoAge algorithm) by race: Unadjusted Black–White disparity in biological age acceleration by age (panel a), unadjusted association between SES and biological age acceleration by race (panel b), and unadjusted...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 67–78.
Published: 01 February 2010
.... The article also illustrates how longevity fan charts can be used to stress-test longevity outcomes. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2010 2010 Forecast Error Prediction Interval Forecast Horizon Mortality Model Longevity Risk References Andreev K.F...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 785–806.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... Our focus is on the experience of widowhood, which has been ignored in previous studies. We hypothesize that the death of a spouse is a stressful event with long-term consequences for health, especially for women with small children. Data are drawn from historical sources in Sweden, Belgium...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 209–222.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Paul J. Boyle; Hill Kulu; Thomas Cooke; Vernon Gayle; Clara H. Mulder Abstract This paper examines the effect of migration and residential mobility on union dissolution among married and cohabiting couples. Moving is a stressful life event, and a large, multidisciplinary literature has shown...