Session 174:
Husbands, Wives, Marriage, and Health

Saturday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
5th floor

Chair: Denise Kall, Duke University
Discussant: Zhenmei Zhang, Michigan State University

  1. Explaining the Psychological Benefits of Marriage among the DepressedAdrianne Frech, Ohio State University

  2. Transition to Widowhood and Health Care Use among the ElderlyLei Jin, Harvard University; Nicholas Christakis, Harvard Medical School

  3. Are Marital Status Differences in Health Increasing or Decreasing by Cohort? An Examination by Race and Gender for Younger AdultsHui Liu, University of Texas at Austin

  4. His and Her Marriage Today: Gendered Models of How Wives’ Income Impacts Husbands’ Later Mid-Life HealthKristen W. Springer, Rutgers University-Department of Sociology

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