Affiliation: Lund University
- Young people and alcohol: an econometric analysisPetter Lundborg
Lund University Centre for Health Economics LUCHE, Department of Economics, Lund University, Sweden
Addiction 97:1573-82. 2002....
- Having the wrong friends? Peer effects in adolescent substance usePetter Lundborg
Lund University Centre for Health Economics LUCHE, P O Box 705, 220 07 Lund, Sweden
J Health Econ 25:214-33. 2006..Further, endogeneity bias due to bi-directionality of peer effects was found for binge drinking and smoking. Controlling for this source of endogeneity resulted in even stronger peer effects...
- Social capital and substance use among Swedish adolescents--an explorative studyPetter Lundborg
Lund University Centre for Health Economics, P O Box 705, SE 220 07 Lund, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 61:1151-8. 2005....
- A community action programme for reducing harmful drinking behaviour among adolescents: the Trelleborg ProjectMartin Stafström
Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
Addiction 101:813-23. 2006..To evaluate a 3-year community intervention programme by measuring changes in drinking patterns in a 15-16-year-old population...
- The Effect of Schooling on Mortality: New Evidence From 50,000 Swedish TwinsPetter Lundborg
Centre for Economic Demography, IZA, HEP, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Demography 53:1135-68. 2016..From a policy perspective, schooling may therefore be a vehicle for improving longevity and health, as well as equality along these dimensions. ..
- Body size, skills, and income: evidence from 150,000 teenage siblingsPetter Lundborg
Centre for Economic Demography, and HEP, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Demography 51:1573-96. 2014..Taken together, these results reinforce the importance of policy combating early-life obesity in order to reduce healthcare expenditures as well as poverty and inequalities later in life. ..
- Getting ready for the marriage market? A responsePetter Lundborg
Department of Economics, Lund University, Sweden
J Biosoc Sci 44:235-42. 2012..2007). The Schneider and Grimps arguments are not convincing, however. So, we still claim that the statistical material at hand does, indeed, imply that divorce risk at the national level may well influence the weight of the married...
- Healthcare costs for people aged 65+ two years prior to their receiving long-term municipal careJimmie Kristensson
Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Aging Clin Exp Res 20:547-55. 2008..Another aim was to investigate patterns and determinants of costs...
- Nature, nurture and socioeconomic policy-what can we learn from molecular genetics?Petter Lundborg
Department of Economics, Lund University and affiliated with VU University Amsterdam, Tinbergen Institute, IZA, Centre for Economic Demography CED, and the Health Economic Program HEP Lund, Sweden
Econ Hum Biol 8:320-30. 2010..It means that policies which neutralize adverse environments may also increase intergenerational mobility, given that genetic and/or environmental risk factors are more common in socially disadvantaged groups...
- Utilisation of physician services in the 50+ population: the relative importance of individual versus institutional factors in 10 European countriesKristian Bolin
Lund University Centre for Health Economics, Lund, Sweden
Int J Health Care Finance Econ 9:83-112. 2009....
- Does smoking increase sick leave? Evidence using register data on Swedish workersPetter Lundborg
Department of Economics, Free University, Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tob Control 16:114-8. 2007..To examine the effect of smoking on sick leave...