D Finkel

Summary

Affiliation: New Albany
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Quantitative genetic analysis of latent growth curve models of cognitive abilities in adulthood
    Chandra A Reynolds
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1344 Olmstead Hall, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Dev Psychol 41:3-16. 2005
  2. ncbi Cohort differences in trajectories of cognitive aging
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P286-94. 2007
  3. pmc Genetic and environmental variation in lung function drives subsequent variation in aging of fluid intelligence
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN, USA
    Behav Genet 43:274-85. 2013
  4. pmc Both odor identification and ApoE-ε4 contribute to normative cognitive aging
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:872-83. 2011
  5. ncbi Genetic and environmental influences on intraindividual variability in reaction time
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, Indiana 47150, USA
    Exp Aging Res 33:13-35. 2007
  6. ncbi Surprising lack of sex differences in normal cognitive aging in twins
    Deborah Finkel
    Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 62:335-57. 2006
  7. ncbi The longitudinal relationship between processing speed and cognitive ability: genetic and environmental influences
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, 4201 Grant Line Road, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Behav Genet 35:535-49. 2005
  8. ncbi Genetic and environmental influences on decline in biobehavioral markers of aging
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN, USA
    Behav Genet 33:107-23. 2003
  9. ncbi Latent growth curve analyses of accelerating decline in cognitive abilities in late adulthood
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150 6405, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:535-50. 2003
  10. pmc Genetic variance in processing speed drives variation in aging of spatial and memory abilities
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:820-34. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi Quantitative genetic analysis of latent growth curve models of cognitive abilities in adulthood
    Chandra A Reynolds
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1344 Olmstead Hall, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Dev Psychol 41:3-16. 2005
    ..The present findings provide support for theories of the increasing influence of the environment with age on cognitive abilities...
  2. ncbi Cohort differences in trajectories of cognitive aging
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P286-94. 2007
    ..Trajectories of change with age in these four domains were fundamentally the same in middle-old age for individuals born during the first half of the 20th century...
  3. pmc Genetic and environmental variation in lung function drives subsequent variation in aging of fluid intelligence
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN, USA
    Behav Genet 43:274-85. 2013
    ..Thus, these data indicate a genetic component to the directional relationship from decreased pulmonary function to decreased function of fluid intelligence. ..
  4. pmc Both odor identification and ApoE-ε4 contribute to normative cognitive aging
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:872-83. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi Genetic and environmental influences on intraindividual variability in reaction time
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, Indiana 47150, USA
    Exp Aging Res 33:13-35. 2007
    ..Multivariate analysis indicated that all genetic variance in the RT measures was shared among measures; environmental variance was specific to each RT measure...
  6. ncbi Surprising lack of sex differences in normal cognitive aging in twins
    Deborah Finkel
    Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 62:335-57. 2006
    ..Despite differential longevity and susceptibility to disease, there are no consistent indications that men and women show different patterns of cognitive aging...
  7. ncbi The longitudinal relationship between processing speed and cognitive ability: genetic and environmental influences
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, 4201 Grant Line Road, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Behav Genet 35:535-49. 2005
    ..For measures of fluid abilities, it is not the linear age changes but the accelerating age changes in cognition that share genetic variance with processing speed...
  8. ncbi Genetic and environmental influences on decline in biobehavioral markers of aging
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN, USA
    Behav Genet 33:107-23. 2003
    ..Investigations of the aging process will differ depending on whether the focus is on static performance or change...
  9. ncbi Latent growth curve analyses of accelerating decline in cognitive abilities in late adulthood
    Deborah Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150 6405, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:535-50. 2003
    ..Gender differences were found only in mean level, not in rate of decline...
  10. pmc Genetic variance in processing speed drives variation in aging of spatial and memory abilities
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:820-34. 2009
    ..Model-fitting indicated that genetic variance for processing speed was a leading indicator of variation in age changes for spatial and memory ability, providing additional support for processing speed theories of cognitive aging...
  11. ncbi Genetic and environmental influences on a measure of infant attachment security
    D Finkel
    Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Twin Res 3:242-50. 2000
    ..No evidence was found for a contribution from shared environmental influences to attachment security. Possible concerns about the validity of twin methodology are addressed and various interpretations of the results are presented...
  12. ncbi Olfactory functioning and cognitive abilities: a twin study
    D Finkel
    School of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, 47150, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:P226-33. 2001
    ..The results provided further support for the hypothesis that odor identification and verbal ability in general tap the same cognitive domain (Larsson 1997)...
  13. ncbi Contribution of age, genes, and environment to the relationship between perceptual speed and cognitive ability
    D Finkel
    Division of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Psychol Aging 15:56-64. 2000
    ..The correlation between the speed and cognitive factors was primarily genetically mediated...
  14. pmc The role of occupational complexity in trajectories of cognitive aging before and after retirement
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:563-73. 2009
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  15. ncbi Age changes in processing speed as a leading indicator of cognitive aging
    Deborah Finkel
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, 5201 Grant Line Road, New Albany, IN 47150, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:558-68. 2007
    ..The results suggest that, as predicted by the processing speed theory of cognitive aging, processing speed is a leading indicator of age changes in memory and spatial ability, but not verbal ability...
  16. ncbi Longitudinal and cross-sectional twin data on cognitive abilities in adulthood: the Swedish Adoption/Twin Study of Aging
    D Finkel
    Division of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Dev Psychol 34:1400-13. 1998
    ..Heritability of the general cognitive ability factor showed significant longitudinal decreases over time in the older cohorts...
  17. ncbi Sex differences and nonadditivity in heritability of the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire Scales
    D Finkel
    Division of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 72:929-38. 1997
    ..Significant sex differences in heritability were found for 3 of the scales: Alienation, Control, and Absorption. In addition, evidence for dominance was found for all scales except Traditionalism and Absorption...
  18. ncbi Sources of influence on rate of cognitive change over time in Swedish twins: an application of latent growth models
    Chandra A Reynolds
    Department of Psychology, University of California Riverside, Riverside, California 92521, USA
    Exp Aging Res 28:407-33. 2002
    ..These same forces may overlap with those that influence higher or lower educational attainment or those leading to better or worse pulmonary functioning...
  19. ncbi Preliminary results from a twin study of infant--caregiver attachment
    D Finkel
    Division of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Behav Genet 28:1-8. 1998
    ..MZ concordance for attachment was 67.6%, significantly greater than the DZ concordance rate of 38.5%. Results are discussed in the context of current debate in attachment theory...
  20. ncbi Age differences in the nature and origin of individual differences in memory: a behavior genetic analysis
    D Finkel
    Division of Social Sciences, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany 47150, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 47:217-39. 1998
    ..In other words, the magnitude of the correlation between memory and cognitive factors varied across age groups but the nature of the relationship did not...
  21. ncbi The influence of mortality on twin models of change: addressing missingness through multiple imputation
    Nancy L Pedersen
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Behav Genet 33:161-9. 2003
    ..Results indicated that twin similarity for slopes decreases when mortality is accounted for, but that considerable age-related covariation remains...