Search Results for socioeconomic status
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (2): 299-343.
Published: 01 April 2013
... describe key characteristics of the cases and the women, including socioeconomic status and race. Second, we investigate the legal claims made to justify the arrests, detentions, and forced interventions. Third, we explore the role played by health care providers. We conclude by discussing the implications...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (1): 187-214.
Published: 01 February 2011
... complex interplay of socioeconomic status (SES), race, and racism as determinants of health in the United States and the United Kingdom. We find that (1) longer exposure of blacks to the recipient country is a risk for mortality in the United States but not in the United Kingdom; (2) adjustment for SES...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 889-920.
Published: 01 December 2010
... distributive preferences to accommodate these other health goals, particularly to prioritize the allocation of resources to the very sick regardless of their socioeconomic status. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References Alesina A. Di Tella R. MacCulloch R. . 2004 . Inequality...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (5): 873-916.
Published: 01 October 2016
... pregnancy on beliefs about people addicted to opioid pain relievers, perceptions of treatment effectiveness, policy attitudes, and emotional responses. Portraying a high socioeconomic status (SES) woman in the narrative lowered perceptions of individual blame for addiction and reduced public support for...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (4): 815-839.
Published: 01 August 2013
... walking opportunities. We find that, after controlling for population, socioeconomic status, and zone size, significant relationships exist between the range and precision of uses mandated by MUZ ordinances and the mixture and breadth of walking destinations in these zones. The study also demonstrates...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1976) 1 (2): 214-223.
Published: 01 April 1976
...Jerry L. Weaver This paper uses longitudinal data from representative samples of national and southern California populations in an analysis of public opinion regarding proposals for health care cost controls. After examining ethnicity in conjunction with sex, socioeconomic status, age and party...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 627-651.
Published: 01 August 2016
...David R. Williams; Valerie Purdie-Vaughns Abstract Large racial/ethnic and socioeconomic status (SES) differences in health persist in the United States. Eliminating these health disparities is a public health challenge of our time. This article addresses what is needed for social and behavioral...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 877-895.
Published: 01 October 2018
... intergenerational trend toward worsening disparities in socioeconomic status over time (Muennig 2015 ). Other nations tend to be more effective at breaking intra- and intergenerational cycles of poverty, largely through the use of social welfare programs. For instance, Sweden has much greater intergenerational...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (3): 533-558.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Cooperative Congressional Election Survey (CCES), I used anchoring vignettes to evaluate previous inferences regarding SRHS and political behavior. In this article I first explore reporting differences in SRHS across demographic characteristics (e.g., gender, race, and socioeconomic status) as well...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1101-1130.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Jennifer M. Mellor; Jeffrey Milyo Recent studies have found that two state-level measures of social capital, average levels of civic participation and trust, are associated with improvements in individual health status. In this study we employ these measures, together with the Putnam index of state...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1073-1108.
Published: 01 December 2004
... they document that interactions between parental low birth weight status and prenatal environment are associated with the risk of a low birth weight, and that interactions between a child's birth weight status and early childhood environment are associated with adult socioeconomic outcomes. In this...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (2): 345-365.
Published: 01 April 1982
... physician and hospital utilization designed to control for a variety of socioeconomic, health status, and resource supply characteristics. While earlier evaluations overstated the extent of racial differentials in 1969, blacks who were not chronically ill had significantly lower levels of ambulatory care...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1131-1162.
Published: 01 December 2005
... in Children's Literacy: The Effects of Families, Schools, and Communities. In Developmental Health and the Wealth of Nations , ed. D. P. Keating and C. Hertzman, 72 -93. New York: Guilford. Winkleby, M., D. Jatulis, E. Frank, and S. P. Fortmann. 1992 . Socioeconomic Status and Health: How...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (1): 63-80.
Published: 01 February 1984
... equally critical, do not). The issue of federal support for research on aging, which led to a specific demand for a separate institute, was initiated by a small group of biomedical scientists. But it reached agenda status only after an effective coalition of lay and professional groups gave support to the...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (3): 503-514.
Published: 01 June 1984
... U.S. is an important public health matter; discusses the ethical and policy issues stemming from their health needs and from illegal status; and concludes with a brief look at some implications of the Simpson-Mazzoli Immigration and Reform Act, currently before Congress. The paper suggests that the...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 27-55.
Published: 01 February 2013
... of the federal poverty level for a family of four in 2009 ($44,100) were considered high status, while occupations with incomes below this level were considered low status. This cutoff was selected to correspond with the socioeconomic status of the majority (> 90 percent) of FQHC patients. An...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 803-839.
Published: 01 October 2017
... a broader scope of policy responses. In most of the international and cross-national research literature in epidemiology and public health, scholars measure or attempt to explain health inequalities that are related to differences in socioeconomic status (SES, usually operationalized as...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (6): 975-987.
Published: 01 December 2011
... changes over time, a clear pattern emerges; low-income respondents are more likely to provide a “don’t know” response when compared with their higher-income counterparts. A multivariate analysis that includes additional controls further confirms these trends — socioeconomic status systemati...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 325-359.
Published: 01 June 2009
... people of color may not receive the benefits at the same level as white Ameri- cans and high socioeconomic status groups. Importantly, the next phase of scientific inquiry into the human genome and human genetic variation is likely to have profound social and political impacts, with special rel...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 107-147.
Published: 01 February 1994
... present debate over health care reform, little attention has been paid to the importance of public health agencies in protecting the public health. The resurgence of TB is a warning of the consequences of neglecting public health agencies and ignoring the socioeconomic problems that underlie it and other...