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The strains and gains of caregiving: An examination of the effects of providing personal care to a parent on a range of psychological outcomes
This study explores the effect of providing regular help with personal care to a resident or non-resident parent or parent-in-law on different aspects of psychological well-being. We use cross-sectional data from the ...
Educational inequalities in late-life depression across Europe. Results from the Generations and Gender Survey
This study explores country- and gender-stratified educational differences in depression among older adults from 10 European countries. We examine inequalities in both absolute (prevalence differences) and relative (odds ...
The East-West divide in late-life depression: Results from the Generations and Gender Survey
(Norwegian Society for Psychological Science, 2017-03-08)
This study explores Europe’s country differences in depressed mood among older men and women and the role individual-level socioeconomic status, health, and social variables play in these patterns. We use cross-sectional, ...
Late-life loneliness in 11 european countries: results from the generations and gender survey
This study explores country differences in late-life loneliness in Europe among men and women and establishes the role of micro-level differences in socioeconomic status, health, and social variables in these patterns. We ...
The psychological effects of providing personal care to a partner: a multidimensional perspective
The expected increasing demand for informal care in aging societies underscores the importance of understanding the psychological implications of caregiving. This study explores the effect of providing regular help with ...
Dynamics of volunteering and life satisfaction in midlife and old age: Findings from 12 European countries
A growing literature shows that doing voluntary work not only helps the wider community but can also improve one’s own well-being. To date, however, few studies have examined the relationship between volunteering and ...