Pamela Herd

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Crediting care or marriage? Reforming Social Security family benefits
    Pamela Herd
    LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S24-34. 2006
  2. pmc The social patterns of a biological risk factor for disease: race, gender, socioeconomic position, and C-reactive protein
    Pamela Herd
    Department of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 67:503-13. 2012
  3. pmc Upstream solutions: does the supplemental security income program reduce disability in the elderly?
    Pamela Herd
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Milbank Q 86:5-45. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Education and health in late-life among high school graduates: Cognitive versus psychological aspects of human capital
    Pamela Herd
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53706, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:478-96. 2010
  5. pmc Income, education, and inflammation: differential associations in a national probability sample (The MIDUS study)
    Elliot M Friedman
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 624 WARF Office Bldg, 610 N Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:290-300. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and health: the differential effects of education versus income on the onset versus progression of health problems
    Pamela Herd
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:223-38. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Universalism without the targeting: privatizing the old-age welfare state
    Pamela Herd
    LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, PO Box Y, Austin, TX 78713 8925, USA
    Gerontologist 45:292-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Ensuring a minimum: social security reform and women
    Pamela Herd
    LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, PO Box 4, Austin, TX 78713, USA
    Gerontologist 45:12-25. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Continuity and change in the social stratification of aging and health over the life course: evidence from a nationally representative longitudinal study from 1986 to 2001/2002 (Americans' Changing Lives Study)
    James S House
    Survey Research Center and Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:15-26. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Crediting care or marriage? Reforming Social Security family benefits
    Pamela Herd
    LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S24-34. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc The social patterns of a biological risk factor for disease: race, gender, socioeconomic position, and C-reactive protein
    Pamela Herd
    Department of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 67:503-13. 2012
    ..Understand the links between race and C-reactive protein (CRP), with special attention to gender differences and the role of class and behavioral risk factors as mediators...
  3. pmc Upstream solutions: does the supplemental security income program reduce disability in the elderly?
    Pamela Herd
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Milbank Q 86:5-45. 2008
    ..Income support policies are one promising avenue to improve population health. This study examines whether the federal cash transfer program to poor elderly, the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program, affects old-age disability...
  4. doi request reprint Education and health in late-life among high school graduates: Cognitive versus psychological aspects of human capital
    Pamela Herd
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53706, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:478-96. 2010
    ..It is not just higher educational attainment; academic performance is strongly linked to health in later life...
  5. pmc Income, education, and inflammation: differential associations in a national probability sample (The MIDUS study)
    Elliot M Friedman
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 624 WARF Office Bldg, 610 N Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:290-300. 2010
    ..Socioeconomic status is inversely linked with health outcomes, but the biological processes by which social position "gets under the skin" to affect health are poorly understood...
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and health: the differential effects of education versus income on the onset versus progression of health problems
    Pamela Herd
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:223-38. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Universalism without the targeting: privatizing the old-age welfare state
    Pamela Herd
    LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, PO Box Y, Austin, TX 78713 8925, USA
    Gerontologist 45:292-8. 2005
    ..Instead of limiting the most popular features of universalism, privatization proposals limit the redistributive elements of our large social insurance programs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ensuring a minimum: social security reform and women
    Pamela Herd
    LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, PO Box 4, Austin, TX 78713, USA
    Gerontologist 45:12-25. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Continuity and change in the social stratification of aging and health over the life course: evidence from a nationally representative longitudinal study from 1986 to 2001/2002 (Americans' Changing Lives Study)
    James S House
    Survey Research Center and Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:15-26. 2005
    ....

Research Grants1

  1. Income Support Policies and the Health of the Elderly
    Pamela Herd; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. Census, and data from the annual Census statistical abstracts. Mortality data, both aggregate and individual level, is available from the National Center for Health Statistics. ..