Self-Reported Health and Gender: The Role of Social Norms

We investigate the role of social norms in accounting for differences in self-reported health as reported by men and women. Using the European Working Conditions Survey (EWCS, 2010), we first replicate the standard result that women report worse health than men, whatever the health outcome we consid...

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Volume: 9670
Main Author: Caroli, Eve
Weber-Baghdiguian, Lexane
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2016
published in: IZA Discussion Papers Vol. 9670
Data of publication: 2016
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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