retirement

Summary

Summary: The state of being retired from one's position or occupation.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Aging, retirement, and changes in physical activity: prospective cohort findings from the GLOBE study
    Annabelle S Slingerland
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1356-63. 2007
  2. ncbi Retirement and drinking outcomes: lingering effects of workplace stress?
    Judith A Richman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago 4th Floor, 1601 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Addict Behav 31:767-76. 2006
  3. ncbi Work, retirement and physical activity: cross-sectional analyses from the Whitehall II study
    Gill K Mein
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:317-22. 2005
  4. ncbi The effect of retirement on health: a panel analysis using data from the Swiss Household Panel
    Stefania Mojon-Azzi
    Research Institute for Labour Economics and Labour Law, University of St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:581-5. 2007
  5. pmc Self-rated health as a predictor of disability retirement--the contribution of ill-health and working conditions
    Olli Pietiläinen
    Department of Public Health, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 6:e25004. 2011
  6. doi Sleep problems and disability retirement: a register-based follow-up study
    Tea Lallukka
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, P O Box 41 Mannerheimintie 172, Helsinki, Finland FIN 00014
    Am J Epidemiol 173:871-81. 2011
  7. ncbi The impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers
    Tilja van den Berg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 67:845-52. 2010
  8. pmc A frailty instrument for primary care: findings from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
    Roman Romero-Ortuno
    Department of Medical Gerontology Trinity College Dublin, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, James s Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
    BMC Geriatr 10:57. 2010
  9. ncbi Common health predictors of early retirement: findings from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Neil E Rice
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    Age Ageing 40:54-61. 2011
  10. ncbi Predictors of early retirement in British civil servants
    G Mein
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Age Ageing 29:529-36. 2000

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  1. ncbi Aging, retirement, and changes in physical activity: prospective cohort findings from the GLOBE study
    Annabelle S Slingerland
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1356-63. 2007
    There is increased recognition that determinants of health should be investigated in a life-course perspective. Retirement is a major transition in the life course and offers opportunities for changes in physical activity that may improve ..
  2. ncbi Retirement and drinking outcomes: lingering effects of workplace stress?
    Judith A Richman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago 4th Floor, 1601 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Addict Behav 31:767-76. 2006
    ..SH), generalized workplace abuse (GWA), and psychological workload (PWL) impact drinking behaviors in retirement. A mail survey was completed at four points in time by a cohort of 1654 employees initially drawn from a ..
  3. ncbi Work, retirement and physical activity: cross-sectional analyses from the Whitehall II study
    Gill K Mein
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:317-22. 2005
    To explore the relationship between work, retirement and physical activity.
  4. ncbi The effect of retirement on health: a panel analysis using data from the Swiss Household Panel
    Stefania Mojon-Azzi
    Research Institute for Labour Economics and Labour Law, University of St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:581-5. 2007
    Despite the importance of the relationship between retirement and health only a limited amount of empirical research has addressed this issue, particularly concerning physical health...
  5. pmc Self-rated health as a predictor of disability retirement--the contribution of ill-health and working conditions
    Olli Pietiläinen
    Department of Public Health, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 6:e25004. 2011
    ..We examined self-rated health as a predictor of subsequent disability retirement, and ill-health and working conditions as potential explanations for the association.
  6. doi Sleep problems and disability retirement: a register-based follow-up study
    Tea Lallukka
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, P O Box 41 Mannerheimintie 172, Helsinki, Finland FIN 00014
    Am J Epidemiol 173:871-81. 2011
    ..This study examined whether sleep problems are associated with subsequent disability retirement. Baseline questionnaire survey data collected in 2000-2002 among employees of the city of Helsinki, Finland, ..
  7. ncbi The impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers
    Tilja van den Berg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 67:845-52. 2010
    ..To determine the impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers...
  8. pmc A frailty instrument for primary care: findings from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
    Roman Romero-Ortuno
    Department of Medical Gerontology Trinity College Dublin, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, James s Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
    BMC Geriatr 10:57. 2010
    ..Our study is based on the first wave of the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE, http://www.share-project...
  9. ncbi Common health predictors of early retirement: findings from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Neil E Rice
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    Age Ageing 40:54-61. 2011
    ..Summary health measures predict early retirement, but more specific symptoms and conditions need to be identified to guide efforts to delay retirement.
  10. ncbi Predictors of early retirement in British civil servants
    G Mein
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Age Ageing 29:529-36. 2000
    ..how recent changes in labour force dynamics may have influenced the increasing numbers of people taking early retirement in industrialized countries...
  11. ncbi Influence of retirement on leisure-time physical activity: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:692-9. 2002
    Cross-sectional data suggest that leisure-time physical activity may increase during retirement. Prospective population-based studies are necessary to characterize leisure activity patterns through retirement among the same persons to ..
  12. doi Predicting long-term sickness absence and early retirement pension from self-reported work ability
    Lea Sell
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:1133-8. 2009
    The aim of this paper is to examine the relationship between self-reported work ability and long-term term of sickness absence or early retirement from the labour market.
  13. pmc Higher education delays and shortens cognitive impairment: a multistate life table analysis of the US Health and Retirement Study
    Mieke Reuser
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:395-403. 2011
    ..We assess the duration of cognitive impairment in the US Health and Retirement Study (1992-2004) by self reported BMI, smoking and levels of education in men and women and three ethnic groups...
  14. pmc Effect of retirement on alcohol consumption: longitudinal evidence from the French Gazel cohort study
    Marie Zins
    Inserm U1018 Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Vilejuif, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e26531. 2011
    Little is known about the effect of retirement on alcohol consumption. The objectives were to examine changes in alcohol consumption following retirement, and whether these patterns differ by gender and socioeconomic status.
  15. ncbi Associations of back and leg pain with health status and functional capacity of older adults: findings from the retirement community back pain study
    Gregory E Hicks
    University of Delaware, Department of Physical Therapy, 303 McKinly Lab, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1306-13. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine whether LBP and concurrent leg pain are associated with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and function in a cohort of older adults, and to examine care-seeking behaviors related to LBP...
  16. ncbi Physical workload and risk of early retirement: prospective population-based study among middle-aged men
    Minna Karpansalo
    Research Institute of Public Health, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1927, 70120 Kuopio, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 44:930-9. 2002
    Early retirement produces a heavy economic burden in many western societies. There is a need to identify single risk factors for early retirement and to find methods for preventing it...
  17. ncbi Effects of retirement on lifestyle in relation to changes in weight and waist circumference in Dutch men: a prospective study
    Astrid C J Nooyens
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Public Health Nutr 8:1266-74. 2005
    To study changes in lifestyle in relation to changes in body weight and waist circumference associated with occupational retirement in men.
  18. ncbi Geriatric conditions and disability: the Health and Retirement Study
    Christine T Cigolle
    University of Michigan, the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, and the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:156-64. 2007
    ..The prevalence of geriatric conditions and their effect on health and disability in older adults has not been investigated in population-based samples...
  19. pmc Effect of retirement on sleep disturbances: the GAZEL prospective cohort study
    Jussi Vahtera
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Finland
    Sleep 32:1459-66. 2009
    Changes in health following retirement are poorly understood. We used serial measurements to assess the effect of retirement on sleep disturbances.
  20. ncbi Retirement intentions of general practitioners aged 45-65 years
    Thomas D Brett
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Research, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:75-7. 2009
    To ascertain the retirement intentions of a cohort of Australian general practitioners.
  21. ncbi A theoretical investigation of the development of physical activity habits in retirement
    Fay Beck
    Department of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, Bath, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 15:663-79. 2010
    This study examined the impact of retirement on physical activity (PA) patterns. More specifically, the process of initiating and maintaining behaviour changes in PA were explored using a self-determination theory perspective.
  22. pmc Physical activity and transitioning to retirement: a systematic review
    Inka Barnett
    MRC Epidemiology Unit and UK Clinical Research Collaboration Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 43:329-36. 2012
    The transition to retirement has been recognized as a turning point in determining physical activity and may present a critical "window" for promoting physical activity...
  23. doi Unemployment, depressiveness and disability retirement: a follow-up study of the Finnish HeSSup population sample
    Tiina Lamberg
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:259-64. 2010
    Disability retirement because of depression is increasingly common in Finland. The rise of such retirement coincided with the rise of unemployment in the second half of the 1990s...
  24. ncbi Smoking cessation and transition into retirement: analyses from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    Age Ageing 36:638-43. 2007
    Transitions such as retirement may represent points at which changes in health behaviour occur.
  25. pmc Changes in leisure-time physical activity after transition to retirement: a follow-up study
    Jouni Lahti
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:36. 2011
    b>Retirement is a major life change that is likely to affect lifestyles...
  26. doi Alcohol consumption, problem drinking, abstention and disability pension award. The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT)
    Jens Christoffer Skogen
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Addiction 107:98-108. 2012
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  27. pmc Employee control over working times and risk of cause-specific disability pension: the Finnish Public Sector Study
    Jussi Vahtera
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Lemminkäisenkatu 14 18 B, Turku, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 67:479-85. 2010
    ..To examine the association between worktime control and subsequent disability pension among employees...
  28. ncbi Effect of retirement on eating out and weight change: an analysis of gender differences
    Sukyung Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 2727 Mariposa St, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1053-60. 2007
    The objectives were to understand how the retirement decisions of older Americans influence household food consumption patterns by gender and, in turn, to examine the impact of the change in food consumption on weight.
  29. ncbi Work and retirement after cancer diagnosis
    Heather L Bednarek
    Department of Economics, Saint Louis University, 3674 Lindell Blvd, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Res Nurs Health 28:126-35. 2005
    ..These survivors reported their demographic characteristics and, if they had retired, reasons for retirement and their impression of the retirement experience...
  30. ncbi A prospective cohort study of risk factors for disability retirement because of back pain in the general working population
    Kare B Hagen
    Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, National Insurance Administration, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1790-6. 2002
    ..A 7-year prospective cohort study of 34,754 employed men and women was conducted...
  31. ncbi Health and labour force participation of older people in Europe: what do objective health indicators add to the analysis?
    Adriaan Kalwij
    Utrecht University and IZA Bonn, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 17:619-38. 2008
    ..The data are drawn from the new Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)...
  32. ncbi Can self-reported strokes be used to study stroke incidence and risk factors?: evidence from the health and retirement study
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 40:873-9. 2009
    ..We examine whether incidence estimates from clinically verified studies are consistent with estimates from a nationally representative US sample assessing self-reported stroke...
  33. ncbi A prospective study found impaired left ventricular function predicted job retirement after acute myocardial infarction
    Finn E Nielsen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Viborg Hospital, Heibergs alle, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:837-42. 2004
    ..This study examines whether reduced left ventricular systolic function had any influence on the 4-year retirement rate after acute MI.
  34. ncbi Who will be there to nurse? Retention of nurses nearing retirement
    Linda O'Brien-Pallas
    Nursing Effectiveness, Utilization and Outcomes Research Unit, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 50 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H4, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 34:298-302. 2004
    To determine the impact on nursing work-force supply of delaying retirement.
  35. ncbi Elevated liver enzyme activity in construction workers: prevalence and impact on early retirement and all-cause mortality
    V Arndt
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 71:405-12. 1998
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  36. pmc The genetic liability to disability retirement: a 30-year follow-up study of 24,000 Finnish twins
    Karoliina Harkonmäki
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e3402. 2008
    No previous studies on the effect of genetic factors on the liability to disability retirement have been carried out...
  37. doi Determinants of early retirement intentions among Belgian nurses
    Nicolle P G Boumans
    Department of Health Organisation, Policy and Economics, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 63:64-74. 2008
    This paper is a report of a study to gain insight into older nurses' retirement intentions and to establish factors determining early retirement intention in these individuals.
  38. ncbi What might encourage later retirement among general practitioners?
    Anna Luce
    Centre for Clinical Psychology and Healthcare Research, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Manag Med 16:303-10. 2002
    ..principals in the Northern deanery aged over 45, identified factors potentially encouraging them to take early retirement (before 60) or to work on beyond 60. Over a third of those with retirement plans intended to retire early...
  39. pmc Childhood socioeconomic position and disability in later life: results of the health and retirement study
    Mary Elizabeth Bowen
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 E Ferry St, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S197-203. 2010
    ..We used a life course approach to assess the ways in which childhood socioeconomic position may be associated with disability in later life...
  40. doi The effect of retirement on weight
    Sukyung Chung
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:656-65. 2009
    People who are close to retirement age show the highest rates of weight gain and obesity. We investigate the effect of retirement on the change in body mass index (BMI) in diverse groups varying by wealth status and occupation type.
  41. pmc The persistence of depressive symptoms in older workers who experience involuntary job loss: results from the health and retirement survey
    William T Gallo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, One Church Street, 7th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S221-8. 2006
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between involuntary job loss among workers nearing retirement and long-term changes in depressive symptoms.
  42. ncbi Housing tenure and early retirement for health reasons in Sweden
    Terry Hartig
    Institute for Housing and Urban Research, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:472-9. 2006
    To assess the association between housing tenure and early retirement for health reasons in Sweden with a view to psychosocial vs. material values of home ownership.
  43. ncbi Income change at retirement, neighbourhood-based social support, and ischaemic heart disease: results from the prospective cohort study "Men born in 1914"
    Basile Chaix
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 64:818-29. 2007
    b>Retirement from active life often leads to decreased finances and reduced social contact, which may increase ischaemic heart disease (IHD) risk in individuals...
  44. pmc Scottish general practitioners' willingness to take part in a post-retirement retention scheme: questionnaire survey
    Margaret Chambers
    NHS Education for Scotland, Lister Postgraduate Institute, Edinburgh EH8 9DR
    BMJ 328:329. 2004
  45. ncbi The influence of specific physical health conditions on retirement decisions
    Kenneth S Shultz
    Department of Psychology, California State University, San Bemardino 92407, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 65:149-61. 2007
    Physical health has consistently been shown to strongly influence the retirement decision-making process. Unfortunately, "physical health" is typically operationalized in global terms...
  46. ncbi Women and retirement planning: towards the "feminization of poverty" in an aging Hong Kong
    William Keng Mun Lee
    Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
    J Women Aging 15:31-53. 2003
    Hong Kong's population is aging but retirement research is largely missing from the research agenda in Hong Kong...
  47. doi Re: "Age at retirement and mortality in a general population sample: the Greek epic study"
    Evangelos C Alexopoulos
    Am J Epidemiol 168:974-5; author reply 975. 2008
  48. doi The effectiveness of vocationally oriented multidisciplinary intervention on sickness absence and early retirement among employees at risk: an observational study
    H Suoyrjö
    The Hospital District of South Ostrobothnia, Hanneksenrinne 7, FI 60220 Seinjoki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 66:235-42. 2009
    ..To study the effect of a preventive vocationally oriented intervention on rates of sickness absence and disability pension in employees considered to be at risk of future work disability...
  49. pmc Dental care utilization and retirement
    Richard J Manski
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Dental School, University of Maryland, 650 West Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:67-75. 2010
    The authors examine the relationship of dental care coverage, retirement, and utilization in an aging population using data from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS).
  50. ncbi Living longer, working longer? The impact of subjective life expectancy on retirement intentions and behaviour
    Hanna van Solinge
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI, Social Demography Department, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 20:47-51. 2010
    Virtually all Western countries are seeking to bring retirement ages more in line with increases in longevity. The central question in this article is whether individuals choose a retirement age that fits their life expectancy...
  51. pmc Influence of retirement and work stress on headache prevalence: a longitudinal modelling study from the GAZEL Cohort Study
    Noora Sjösten
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku, Finland
    Cephalalgia 31:696-705. 2011
    The aims of this study were to examine trajectories of headache in relation to retirement and to clarify the role of work stress and stress-prone personality.
  52. pmc Retirement effects on health in Europe
    Norma B Coe
    Boston College and Netspar, USA
    J Health Econ 30:77-86. 2011
    What are the health impacts of retirement? As talk of raising retirement ages in pensions and social security schemes continues around the world, it is important to know both the costs and benefits for the individual, as well as the ..
  53. doi Quantifying the effect of early retirement on the wealth of individuals with depression or other mental illness
    Deborah J Schofield
    NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, 92 94 Parramatta Road, Camperdown NSW 1450, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 198:123-8. 2011
    ..In addition to the health burden caused by mental illnesses, these conditions contribute to economic disadvantage because of their impact on labour force participation...
  54. pmc Is retirement beneficial for mental health?: antidepressant use before and after retirement
    Tuula Oksanen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Epidemiology 22:553-9. 2011
    Recent studies based on self-reported data suggest that retirement may have beneficial effects on mental health, but studies using objective endpoints remain scarce...
  55. pmc Low back pain around retirement age and physical occupational exposure during working life
    Sandrine Plouvier
    Inserm U1018, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, CESP, INSERM, Villejuif, France
    BMC Public Health 11:268. 2011
    ..As several countries consider increasing the retirement age, further information on this topic is relevant...
  56. pmc Consequences of stroke in community-dwelling elderly: the health and retirement study, 1998 to 2008
    Afshin A Divani
    University of Minnesota, Department of Neurology, MMC 295, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Stroke 42:1821-5. 2011
    ..Stroke survivors are at risk of developing comorbidities that further reduce their quality of life. The purpose of this study was to determine the risk of developing a secondary health problem after stroke...
  57. doi Changes in healthy food habits after transition to old age retirement
    Anni Helldán
    Hjelt Institute, Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 22:582-6. 2012
    b>Retirement is one of the major transitions in the life course. However, it is poorly understood how health behaviours, such as food habits, might change after retirement...
  58. ncbi Socioeconomic inequalities in circulatory and all-cause mortality after retirement: the impact of mid-life income and old-age pension. Evidence from the Uppsala Birth Cohort Study
    Stefan Fors
    Department of Social Work, Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm University, Gavlegatan 16, SE 113 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e16. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the study explored whether income inequalities in old-age mortality can be explained by differences in early childhood development, social class during childhood, education or marital status...
  59. ncbi Retirement intentions of doctors who qualified in the United Kingdom in 1974: postal questionnaire survey
    J M Davidson
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford
    J Public Health Med 23:323-8. 2001
    BACKGROUND: Medical workforce planning needs to be informed by knowledge about doctors' retirement intentions. Systematic information about retirement intentions, and factors that influence them, is sparse...
  60. doi Drinking habits and disability retirement
    Aino Salonsalmi
    Department of Public Health, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Addiction 107:2128-36. 2012
    To examine associations between drinking habits and disability retirement, and to determine whether the associations differ between all-cause disability retirement and the main causes of disability retirement, i.e...
  61. ncbi Impact of musculoskeletal and medical conditions on disability retirement-a longitudinal study among construction roofers
    Laura S Welch
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:552-60. 2010
    ..To assess the intersection of work demands, chronic medical and musculoskeletal conditions, aging, and disability, we initiated a longitudinal study of construction roofers who were current union members between the ages of 40 and 59...
  62. doi Does retirement affect cognitive functioning?
    Eric Bonsang
    Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market ROA, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 31:490-501. 2012
    This paper analyses the effect of retirement on cognitive functioning using a longitudinal survey among older Americans, which allows controlling for individual heterogeneity and endogeneity of the retirement decision by using the ..
  63. doi Considerations for return-to-play and retirement decisions after concussion
    Robert C Cantu
    Department of Surgery, Emerson Hospital, 131 ORNAC, Suite 820, Concord, MA 01742, USA
    PM R 3:S440-4. 2011
    Return-to-play and retirement decisions after concussion are often difficult and complex...
  64. doi Baby boomers nearing retirement: the healthiest generation?
    Neil E Rice
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    Rejuvenation Res 13:105-14. 2010
    The baby-boom generation is entering retirement. Having experienced unprecedented prosperity and improved medical technology, they should be the healthiest generation ever.
  65. doi Factors influencing the decision to extend working life or retire
    Kerstin Nilsson
    Department of Work Science, Economic and Environmental Psychology, Swedish University Agricultural Science, Box 88, 23053 Alnarp, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:473-80. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate factors within nine identified areas that influence why some older workers want to (or believe they can) work until age 65 years or beyond, whereas others leave the workforce earlier...
  66. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in life and health expectancies around official retirement age in 10 Western-European countries
    I M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:972-9. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study assesses the level of socioeconomic differences in these two measures in Western-Europe...
  67. doi The new health care law: how will women near retirement fare?
    Kate C Prickett
    Department of Sociology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:331-7. 2011
    ..is to understand the extent to which the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, signed in March 2010, will increase coverage for pre-retirement age women through the new health insurance exchanges and the expanded Medicaid program.
  68. ncbi Does caregiving increase poverty among women in later life? Evidence from the Health and Retirement survey
    Chizuko Wakabayashi
    Department of Sociology, Vanderbilt University, VU Station B351811, Nashville, TN 37235 1811, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:258-74. 2006
    ..Using longitudinal data from the Health and Retirement Study, we examine whether and how caregiving for parents in 1991 increases women's risks of living in households ..
  69. doi Predictors of employees' early retirement intentions: an 11-year longitudinal study
    Monika E von Bonsdorff
    The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:94-100. 2010
    ..Gender differences in retirement decisions have largely been overlooked in previous studies, despite the fact that retirement as a life course ..
  70. doi "But I am not moving": residents' perspectives on transitions within a continuing care retirement community
    Tetyana Pylypiv Shippee
    Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, Ernest C Young Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2108, USA
    Gerontologist 49:418-27. 2009
    This article investigates how continuing care retirement community (CCRC) residents define transitions between levels of care. Although older adults move to CCRCs to "age in place," moving between levels of care is often stressful...
  71. doi Cancer and the risk for taking early retirement pension: a Danish cohort study
    Kathrine Carlsen
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:117-25. 2008
    The purpose of this study was to determine the risk for taking early retirement pension (ERP) in cancer survivors who were working at the time of diagnosis.
  72. ncbi Influence of health, lifestyle, working conditions, and sociodemography on early retirement among nurses: the Danish Nurse Cohort Study
    Karina Friis
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:23-30. 2007
    ..PEW is an early retirement scheme to make it possible for workers to retire at the age of 60.
  73. pmc Alcohol use trajectories in two cohorts of U.S. women aged 50 to 65 at baseline
    Janet Kay Bobo
    Battelle Memorial Institute, Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2375-80. 2010
    ..To examine drinking trajectories followed by two cohorts of older women over 8 to 10 years of follow-up...
  74. doi Prevalence of medication-related risk factors among retirement village residents: a cross-sectional survey
    Cik Yin Lee
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University Parkville Campus, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
    Age Ageing 39:581-7. 2010
    information on medication use and risk factors among older people residing in retirement villages and their uptake of medication reviews are scant.
  75. ncbi Older people's well-being as a function of employment, retirement, environmental characteristics and role preference
    Peter Warr
    Institute of Work Psychology, University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Psychol 95:297-324. 2004
    ..over and above the identification of role membership on its own, with the relationship between older people's role occupancy (employed, unemployed or retired) and well-being being mediated by perceived environmental characteristics...
  76. ncbi Influence of health and work on early retirement
    Tilja I J van den Berg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 52:576-83. 2010
    The influence of health and work on early retirement and incentives for longer working were determined.
  77. ncbi [Physician retirement from clinical practice: how and when]
    Enrique Wolpert Barraza
    Comité Normativo Nacional de Consejos de Especialidades Médicas, Mexico, D F
    Gac Med Mex 147:262-5. 2011
    ..A brief description of the retirement of physicians in Spain where the National Health System retire physicians from practice at age 65 and in some ..
  78. ncbi Health-promoting behaviors among adults with type 2 diabetes: findings from the Health and Retirement Study
    F Nothwehr
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indianapolis 46202 2859, USA
    Prev Med 30:407-14. 2000
    ..The relationships between behavior change and sociodemographic and health status measures are explored...
  79. doi Early retirement from work among employees with a diagnosis of personality disorder compared to anxiety and depressive disorders
    J Korkeila
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Kunnallissairaalantie 20, 20700 Turku, Finland
    Eur Psychiatry 26:18-22. 2011
    Risk of retirement from work before statutory retirement age among employees with personality disorders is unknown.
  80. pmc Effect of retirement on major chronic conditions and fatigue: French GAZEL occupational cohort study
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 341:c6149. 2010
    To determine, using longitudinal analyses, if retirement is followed by a change in the risk of incident chronic diseases, depressive symptoms, and fatigue...
  81. ncbi Retirement, risky alcohol consumption and drinking problems among blue-collar workers
    Samuel B Bacharach
    Smithers Institute, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 10016, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:537-45. 2004
    In this study, we assess the initial effects of employment status (not yet retired/continued employment, retirement with bridge employment and full retirement) on the alcohol consumption and drinking problems of retirement-eligible blue-..
  82. pmc Stress from uncertainty from graduation to retirement--a population-based study of Swiss physicians
    Patrick A Bovier
    Department of Community Medicine, Medical Outpatient Clinic, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Gen Intern Med 22:632-8. 2007
    ..Uncertainty shapes many decisions made by physicians everyday. Uncertainty and physicians' inability to handle it may result in substandard care and unexplained variations in patterns of care...
  83. ncbi Retirement planning, use of time, and psychosocial adjustment
    M M Rosenkoetter
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 22:703-22. 2001
    This was a descriptive study to examine the relationship between retirement planning, use of time, and the psychosocial adjustment to retirement...
  84. ncbi Self-rated health before and after retirement in France (GAZEL): a cohort study
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 374:1889-96. 2009
    Governments need to increase the proportion of the population in work in most developed countries because of ageing populations. We investigated longitudinally how self-perceived health is affected by work and retirement in older workers.
  85. ncbi Current determinants of early retirement among blue collar workers in Poland
    Zuzanna Szubert
    Department of Environmental Epidemiology, Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine, Lodz, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 18:177-84. 2005
    ..The aim of the project was to identify the factors that significantly contribute to early retirement during the period of socioeconomic transformation in Poland.
  86. ncbi Retirement and mental health: analysis of the Australian national survey of mental health and well-being
    Peter Butterworth
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT Australia
    Soc Sci Med 62:1179-91. 2006
    Nation-wide research on mental health problems amongst men and women during the transition from employment to retirement is limited...
  87. pmc Retirement on grounds of ill health
    M Stattin
    Department of Sociology, Umea University, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 62:135-40. 2005
  88. ncbi Disability retirement among former employees at the construction of the Great Belt Link
    H Hannerz
    Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance, National Institute of Occupational Health, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Public Health 119:301-4. 2005
    To investigate incidences of disability retirement among men who had been employed at the construction of a large traffic link in Denmark, which involved long working hours and long distances between home and work place.
  89. ncbi Industrial differences in disability retirement rates in Denmark, 1996-2000
    Harald Hannerz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:465-71. 2004
    The objective of the study was to identify industries associated with a high risk of disability retirement and to roughly estimate the fraction of the retirements that can be attributed to a non-optimum work environment.
  90. ncbi A longitudinal study of retirement in older male veterans
    Paula P Schnurr
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:561-6. 2005
    In this study, the authors examined the effect of retirement on psychological and physical symptoms in 404 older male veterans who were taking part in an ongoing longitudinal study...
  91. pmc Age at retirement and long term survival of an industrial population: prospective cohort study
    Shan P Tsai
    Shell Health Services, Shell Oil Company, 910 Louisiana, Houston, TX 77002, USA
    BMJ 331:995. 2005
    To assess whether early retirement is associated with better survival.
  92. pmc From midlife to early old age: health trajectories associated with retirement
    Markus Jokela
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:284-90. 2010
    Previous studies report contradictory findings regarding health effects of retirement. This study examines longitudinally the associations of retirement with mental health and physical functioning.
  93. ncbi Morning stiffness and its influence on early retirement in patients with recent onset rheumatoid arthritis
    G Westhoff
    Epidemiology Unit, German Rheumatism Research Centre, Berlin, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:980-4. 2008
    To describe the association between morning stiffness (MS) and early retirement in patients with early RA.
  94. ncbi Health, psychosocial factors and retirement intentions among Finnish physicians
    Tarja Heponiemi
    National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:406-12. 2008
    Early retirement among physicians is a worldwide problem and all efforts to try to minimize it are of importance.
  95. ncbi Baseline health, socioeconomic status, and 10-year mortality among older middle-aged Americans: findings from the Health and Retirement Study, 1992 2002
    Joe Feinglass
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 St Clair No 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S209-17. 2007
    ..This study analyzed whether socioeconomic status in older middle age continues to be associated with 10-year survival after data are controlled for baseline health status...
  96. pmc Effects of retirement voluntariness on changes in smoking, drinking and physical activity among Dutch older workers
    Kene Henkens
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI in The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 18:644-9. 2008
    Although several studies have investigated the association of health behaviors with retirement, none has examined this relationship in the context of retirement voluntariness.
  97. ncbi Predictors of disability pension over a 10-year period for men and women
    Karen Albertsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:78-85. 2007
    ..aim of this study was to explore work- and non-work-related predictors of disability pension among men and women and to estimate to what extent the gender difference in retirement rate could be explained by factors in and outside work.
  98. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in the relationship between the use of health care services and functional disability: the health and retirement study (1992-2004)
    Mary Elizabeth Bowen
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202
    Gerontologist 48:659-67. 2008
    ....
  99. pmc Unemployment and retirement and ill-health: a cross-sectional analysis across European countries
    Seyed Mohammad Alavinia
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:39-45. 2008
    ..To determine the associations between different measures of health and labor market position across ten European countries...
  100. ncbi Quality of work, well-being, and intended early retirement of older employees: baseline results from the SHARE Study
    Johannes Siegrist
    Department of Medical Sociology, University of Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 17:62-8. 2007
    ....
  101. pmc The prognosis for individuals on disability retirement. An 18-year mortality follow-up study of 6887 men and women sampled from the general population
    Thorne Wallman
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 6:103. 2006
    ..Since most disability pensions are granted because of non-fatal diseases the reason for the increased mortality therefore remains largely unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate potential explanatory factors...

Research Grants80

  1. HEALTH, ECONOMIC RESOURCES AND WORK OF OLDER AMERICANS
    John Bound; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION : (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): This application for the retirement transition has generally been recognized, existing investigations of this effect have been hampered by the lack of longitudinal data containing ..
  2. PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT CORE
    PERRY SINGLETON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Previous efforts to incorporate an internet survey into the Health and Retirement Study (Couper et al 2007) indicated rates of internet usage are low among older adults and those who do have ..
  3. Hazardous Waste Worker Training Program (HWWTP)
    JOHN DENNIS DEVLIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..5) One major consequence of this has been the loss of experienced workers primarily through retirement and attrition, and with them, the loss of institutional memory of workplace health and safety...
  4. SUPPORT FOR NATIONAL PRIMATE RESEARCH CENTER
    Joseph Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Funding is also requested for 4 resource-related research projects and the pilot project program. Improvement and Modernization includes funds for equipment and alterations and renovations. ..
  5. SUPPORT FOR NATIONAL PRIMATE RESEARCH CENTER
    Joseph Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Over the course of a decade of leadership changes and the retirement of senior scientists, the ONPRC has experienced major personnel shifts, including the recent selection of a new ..
  6. China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study - Pilot
    YAOHUI ZHAO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..issues in Asian developing countries, and especially surveys similar to the design and content of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS). There are no such surveys yet in China...
  7. Race, Ethnicity, Nativity and Housing Outcomes in Los Angeles
    EILEEN MCCONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..shelter costs are less able to save resources to offset unanticipated health and other emergencies, plan for retirement, or invest in education...
  8. The Short and Long Term Effects of Job and EArnings Losses on Health Outcomes
    TILL VON WACHTER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..mature displaced workers tend to experience long-term earnings losses, reduced employment probabilities, early retirement, increased job instability, as well as reductions in consumption and a loss in health insurance coverage...
  9. Dental Coverage Transistions, Utilization and Retirement
    Richard J Manski; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..consider the inclusion of dental coverage under Medicare, Medigap and Medicaid plans or as an extension of post-retirement coverage within the private sector...
  10. The Role of Social Relationships and Self-Efficacy in Diabetes Management
    LINDA WRAY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to analyze data collected in 2002 and 2004 from core interviews of the nationally representative Health and Retirement Study (HRS), plus data from the 2003 supplemental diabetes-specific mail survey to examine these relationships ..
  11. Social Security Privatization: Investment Choice and Field Experiments in Mexico
    JUSTINE HASTINGS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..administration, CONSAR, I have been given unprecedented access to administrative data on every individual retirement account in the system...
  12. Social Security Privatization: Investment Choice and Field Experiments in Mexico
    JUSTINE HASTINGS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..administration, CONSAR, I have been given unprecedented access to administrative data on every individual retirement account in the system...
  13. WNPRC OPERATIONAL SERVICES DIVISION
    Joseph Kemnitz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..changes and resources regarding payroll, holidays, reimbursement plans for daycare and medical expenses, retirement [unreadable] benefits and planning, health, dental and life insurance, income continuation, long-term care, and ..
  14. Health and Retirement Survey for India
    David Bloom; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..goals of this research are (a) to develop a nationally representative, longitudinal survey of aging, health, and retirement in India;(b) to provide the foundation for new, rigorous, multidisciplinary studies of aging that will inform ..
  15. Health and Retirement Survey for India
    David Bloom; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..goals of this research are (a) to develop a nationally representative, longitudinal survey of aging, health, and retirement in India;(b) to provide the foundation for new, rigorous, multidisciplinary studies of aging that will inform ..
  16. THE AGING OF BLACK VETERANS
    DORA COSTA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Several factors account for the different old age experiences of blacks and whites. In the case of retirement and living arrangements, these factors include the lower income and social status of African-Americans over ..
  17. THE AGING OF BLACK VETERANS
    DORA COSTA; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Several factors account for the different old age experiences of blacks and whites. In the case of retirement and living arrangements, these factors include the lower income and social status of African-Americans over ..
  18. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    DAVID A WISE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Funded initially in 1986, its six major themes are: work and retirement behavior, financial circumstances, health and health care, relationships between socioeconomic circumstances and ..
  19. The REST Study: A Longitudinal, Bidirectional Examination of Retirement And Sleep
    Paul E Peppard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..aging of the baby-boomer generation, dramatic economic shifts, and multi-sectorial policy changes influencing retirement benefits, retirement presents heightened insecurity for the aging US population...
  20. HRS 2010 Data Collection Supplement
    David Weir; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..provided by applicant): This revision application (formerly called competing supplement) to the Health and Retirement Study (NLA U01AG009740) proposes to collect and distribute the first repeat longitudinal wave of biomarker and ..
  21. Benefits of Partner Support for Personal Growth During the Transition to Retireme
    JENNIFER MARIE TOMLINSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The transition to retirement is often a difficult time in which people must navigate the changes in their identity from ending a career and beginning a new phase of life...
  22. The Impact of Long-Term Care Insurance
    ANTHONY contact WEBB; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..provided by applicant): Anthony Webb (Principal Investigator) is a research economist at the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College...
  23. THE DETERMINANTS OF RETIREMENT AMONG OLDER WOMEN
    ANGELA O RAND; Fiscal Year: 1980
    The objective of this research are to determine the patterns and varying conditions of retirement among older working unmarried and married women...
  24. ACTIVE Phase III: IU Field Site
    Frederick Unverzagt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  25. CHANGES IN HEALTH: SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS AND PATHWAYS
    Michael Marmot; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..2. To determine if the gradient in health functioning differs from pre-retirement to retirement. 3. To examinethe relationship between SES and change in cognitive function with age. 4...
  26. HealthCare Manager: A Remote Medication and Personal Health Plan Support System
    Daniel K Davies; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As the well known baby boomer generation surges toward retirement age, the issue becomes more significant each day of how this generation of 78 million seniors will be able to remain as independent as ..
  27. Harmonizing Korean Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Jinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The baseline survey instrument was modeled after Health and Retirement Study in the U.S. to enable cross-national studies of aging...
  28. HEALTH, ECONOMIC RESOURCES AND WORK OF OLDER AMERICANS
    John Bound; Fiscal Year: 1999
    DESCRIPTION : (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): This application for the retirement transition has generally been recognized, existing investigations of this effect have been hampered by the lack of longitudinal data containing ..
  29. HEALTH, ECONOMIC RESOURCES AND WORK OF OLDER AMERICANS
    John Bound; Fiscal Year: 2000
    DESCRIPTION : (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): This application for the retirement transition has generally been recognized, existing investigations of this effect have been hampered by the lack of longitudinal data containing ..
  30. RETIREMENT,LEISURE & OLD ADULTS--DEVELOPMENT DISABILITIE
    Martin Sheehan; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..There are concerns about retirement, health, leisure activities, and social networks...
  31. RETIREMENT,LEISURE & OLD ADULTS--DEVELOPMENT DISABILITIE
    Martin Sheehan; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..There are concerns about retirement, health, leisure activities, and social networks...
  32. Synthesis of HRS-SSA linked data
    LARS VILHUBER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Health and Retirement Study is one of the world's most important data resources for the study of aging...
  33. SHARE-HRS Training Harmonization and Certification
    AXEL BOERSCH SUPAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): SHARE, the longitudinal Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe, has collected two waves of interdisciplinary data on European citizens over the age of 50 in 2004/05 and 2006/07...
  34. Integrating Models of Health and Retirement
    ALAN LESLIE GUSTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    This project will expand a structural model of retirement and saving to incorporate a detailed analysis of the role of health and family in shaping these outcomes...
  35. China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study
    YAOHUI contact ZHAO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the summer of 2008 we successfully fielded a pilot for the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS), which was patterned on the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) in the United States ..
  36. Integrating Models of Health and Retirement
    ALAN GUSTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    This project will expand a structural model of retirement and saving to incorporate a detailed analysis of the role of health and family in shaping these outcomes...
  37. Neighborhood SES and Emotional Distress in Old Age
    CAROL ANESHENSEL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Based on findings, we propose extending our study to a somewhat younger population, the original pre-retirement age cohort of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), to determine whether the pattern of neighborhood ..
  38. The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We Age
    ROBERT M HAUSER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the context of the deinstitutionalization and individualization of retirement, new survey and biomedical data, along with the life-long data of the WLS, will resolve old questions and open ..
  39. The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We Age
    Robert Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In the context of the deinstitutionalization and individualization of retirement, new survey and biomedical data, along with the life-long data of the WLS, will resolve old questions and open ..
  40. Neighborhood SES and Emotional Distress in Old Age
    CAROL ANESHENSEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Based on findings, we propose extending our study to a somewhat younger population, the original pre-retirement age cohort of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), to determine whether the pattern of neighborhood ..
  41. EARLY INDICATORS OF LATER WORK LEVELS, DISEASE AND DEATH
    Robert Fogel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..examine the effect of pensions and health on the demand for retirement and for independent living arrangements among black Union Army (UA) veterans; 3...
  42. Marriage, Physiology, and Health during the Retirement Transition
    THEODORE ROBLES; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..provided by applicant): Two-thirds of "baby boomers" are married, and the positive or negative impact of retirement on marriages will have consequences for physical health, particularly because the link between lower marital ..
  43. Fundamental Factors Affecting The Wealth and Retirement of Elderly Americans
    John Scholz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..designed to provide new information on the degree to which American households are financially well-prepared for retirement. We rely on an augmented life-cycle model, modified to incorporate essential aspects of the various pieces of ..
  44. UNDERSTANDING JOINT RETIREMENT DECISIONS IN COUPLES
    Richard Blundell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..disability programs, employer pension incentives, spousal care giving, and preferences for joint leisure on the retirement decisions of individuals in couples...
  45. Fundamental Factors Affecting The Wealth and Retirement of Elderly Americans
    ANANTH SESHADRI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..designed to provide new information on the degree to which American households are financially well-prepared for retirement. We rely on an augmented life-cycle model, modified to incorporate essential aspects of the various pieces of ..
  46. DYNAMIC STRUCTURAL MODELS OF RETIREMENT AND DISABILITY
    John Rust; Fiscal Year: 2004
    We propose to use all available waves of the Health and Retirement Survey (HRS) and AHEAD Survey to estimate a comprehensive dynamic programming (DP) model of behavior at the end of the life cycle...
  47. Harmonization of Aging Surveys & Cross-National Comparat
    Jinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Established aging surveys include the Health and Retirement Study (HRS); English Longitudinal Study on Ageing (ELSA); Survey of Health, Ageing, and Retirement in Europe (..
  48. ACTIVE Phase III: HRC Field Site
    John Morris; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  49. ACTIVE Phase III: UAB Field Site
    Karlene Ball; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  50. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    David Wise; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..At the same time, the cost of medical care has been increasing. It is likely that the trend toward earlier retirement will be reversed and demographic forces will squeeze the young to save more...
  51. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    David Wise; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..At the same time, the cost of medical care has been increasing. It is likely that the trend toward earlier retirement will be reversed and demographic forces will squeeze the young to save more...
  52. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    David Wise; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..At the same time, the cost of medical care has been increasing. It is likely that the trend toward earlier retirement will be reversed and demographic forces will squeeze the young to save more...
  53. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    David Wise; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..At the same time, the cost of medical care has been increasing. It is likely that the trend toward earlier retirement will be reversed and demographic forces will squeeze the young to save more...
  54. Job-Related Arthritis and Disability in Retirement
    J Leigh; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..pain could occur on-the-job whereas the subsequent osteoarthritis or pain could occur much later, perhaps during retirement years...
  55. Job-Related Arthritis and Disability in Retirement
    J Leigh; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..pain could occur on-the-job whereas the subsequent osteoarthritis or pain could occur much later, perhaps during retirement years...
  56. Integrating Models of Health and Retirement
    ALAN GUSTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    This project will expand a structural model of retirement and saving to incorporate a detailed analysis of the role of health and family in shaping these outcomes...
  57. Integrating Models of Health and Retirement
    ALAN LESLIE GUSTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    This project will expand a structural model of retirement and saving to incorporate a detailed analysis of the role of health and family in shaping these outcomes...
  58. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    David Wise; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..At the same time, the cost of medical care has been increasing. It is likely that the trend toward earlier retirement will be reversed and demographic forces will squeeze the young to save more...
  59. ECONOMICS OF AGING
    David Wise; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..At the same time, the cost of medical care has been increasing. It is likely that the trend toward earlier retirement will be reversed and demographic forces will squeeze the young to save more...
  60. Modeling the Effect of Health on Retirement
    John Bound; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..validity of using various types of health measures to explain labor market behavior as individuals near normal retirement age. Results from this work will then be incorporated into a structural model of retirement behavior...
  61. Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare
    OLIVIA MITCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..by applicant): This is an application to provide partial support for an April 2006 symposium, "Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare?", sponsored by the Pension Research Council (PRC) and the Boettner Center for Pensions ..
  62. Modeling the Effect of Health on Retirement
    John Bound; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..validity of using various types of health measures to explain labor market behavior as individuals near normal retirement age. Results from this work will then be incorporated into a structural model of retirement behavior...
  63. WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERS
    Samuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
  64. WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERS
    Samuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
  65. WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERS
    Samuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
  66. WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERS
    Samuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
  67. Marriage, Families and Retirement
    Maximiliane Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
  68. RETIREMENT AND MARITAL BARGAINING
    Shelly Lundberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): Economic models of retirement behavior typically examine the optimal behavior of a single individual who faces alternative streams of utility over the remainder of his or her life...
  69. Marriage, Families and Retirement
    Maximiliane Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
  70. Marriage, Families and Retirement
    Maximiliane E Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
  71. Marriage, Families and Retirement
    Maximiliane Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
  72. Marriage, Physiology, and Health during the Retirement Transition
    THEODORE ROBLES; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..provided by applicant): Two-thirds of "baby boomers" are married, and the positive or negative impact of retirement on marriages will have consequences for physical health, particularly because the link between lower marital ..
  73. Life Cycle Health, Work, Aging, Insurance and Pensions
    PETRA TODD; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Therefore, Chile represents an ideal setting for examining how health, retirement and related behaviors respond to systematic reforms of national insurance systems...
  74. Life Cycle Health, Work, Aging, Insurance and Pensions
    PETRA TODD; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Therefore, Chile represents an ideal setting for examining how health, retirement and related behaviors respond to systematic reforms of national insurance systems...
  75. Life Cycle Health, Work, Aging, Insurance and Pensions
    PETRA TODD; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Therefore, Chile represents an ideal setting for examining how health, retirement and related behaviors respond to systematic reforms of national insurance systems...
  76. Air Pollution and Peripheral Blood Gene Expression in Subjects with Coronary Arte
    RALPH DELFINO; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Enrolled subjects with complete home exposure and health outcome data include 60 elderly nonsmokers living in retirement communities in areas of the Los Angeles air basin with high air pollution levels...
  77. Air Pollution and Peripheral Blood Gene Expression in Subjects with Coronary Arte
    Ralph J Delfino; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Enrolled subjects with complete home exposure and health outcome data include 60 elderly nonsmokers living in retirement communities in areas of the Los Angeles air basin with high air pollution levels...
  78. Life Cycle Health, Work, Aging, Insurance and Pensions
    PETRA TODD; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Therefore, Chile represents an ideal setting for examining how health, retirement and related behaviors respond to systematic reforms of national insurance systems...