Affiliation: Princeton University
- Mothers and others: who invests in children's health?A Case
Woodrow Wilson School and Department of Economics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
J Health Econ 20:301-28. 2001..Who invests in children's health? It appears these investments are made, largely, by a child's mother, and that step-mothers are not substitutes for birth-mothers in this domain...
- Causes and consequences of early-life healthAnne Case
Center for Health and Wellbeing, Princeton University, 367 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Demography 47:S65-85. 2010..Taken together, these results support the hypothesis that childhood health influences health and economic status throughout adulthood...
- Sex differences in obesity rates in poor countries: evidence from South AfricaAnne Case
Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University, United States
Econ Hum Biol 7:271-82. 2009..More speculatively, in South Africa, women's perceptions of an 'ideal' female body are larger than men's perceptions of the 'ideal' male body, and individuals with larger 'ideal' body images are significantly more likely to be obese...
- Socioeconomic status and health in childhood: a comment on Chen, Martin and Matthews, "Socioeconomic status and health: do gradients differ within childhood and adolescence?" (62:9, 2006, 2161-2170)Anne Case
Princeton University, 367 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Soc Sci Med 64:757-61. 2007..We find that differences can be explained primarily by the inclusion (exclusion) of a small number of young adults who live independently...
- The impact of parental death on school outcomes: longitudinal evidence from South AfricaAnne Case
Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University, Princeton NJ 08544, USA
Demography 43:401-20. 2006..Evidence from the South African 2001 Census suggests that the estimated effects of maternal deaths on children's outcomes in the Africa Centre DSA reflect the reality for orphans throughout South Africa...
- The lasting impact of childhood health and circumstanceAnne Case
Center for Health and Wellbeing, Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
J Health Econ 24:365-89. 2005....
- Orphans in Africa: parental death, poverty, and school enrollmentAnne Case
Center for Health and Wellbeing, Princeton University, NJ 08544, USA
Demography 41:483-508. 2004..The lower enrollment of orphans is largely explained by the greater tendency of orphans to live with distant relatives or unrelated caregivers...
- Explaining trends in child support: economic, demographic, and policy effectsAnne C Case
Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University, 345 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Demography 40:171-89. 2003..These negative forces were offset by the passage of new child-support legislation in the 1980s and 1990s, including numeric guidelines, universal withholding, and genetic testing...
- The impact of the AIDS pandemic on health services in Africa: evidence from demographic and health surveysAnne Case
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
Demography 48:675-97. 2011..Using semiparametric techniques, we can date the beginning of the divergence in the use of antenatal care and in children's immunizations between high- and low-HIV regions to the mid-1990s...
- Does money empower the elderly? Evidence from the Agincourt demographic surveillance site, South AfricaAnne Case
Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA edu
Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:157-64. 2007..To quantify the impact of the South African old age (social) pension on outcomes for pensioners and the prime-aged adults and children who live with them, and to examine alternative means by which pensions affect household outcomes...
- The income gradient in children's health: a comment on Currie, Shields and Wheatley PriceAnne Case
Princeton University, 316 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, United States
J Health Econ 27:801-7. 2008..Corrected data indicate that income plays a larger role in buffering children's health from the effects of chronic conditions in England...
- Parental behavior and child healthAnne Case
Research Program of Development Studies, Princeton University, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 21:164-78. 2002....
- Children's health and social mobilityAnne Case
Princeton University, Research Program in Development Studies, USA
Future Child 16:151-73. 2006..The next wave of policies should focus on improving the quality of health care and strengthening the ability of parents to manage their children's health problems...
- Sex differences in morbidity and mortalityAnne Case
Center for Health and Wellbeing, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Demography 42:189-214. 2005..The greater effects of smoking-related conditions on men's health may be due to their higher rates of smoking throughout their lives...