Friends with Health Benefits: Does Individual-level Social Capital Improve Health?

We contribute to the growing literature exploring the effect of social capital (SC) on health in several ways. First, we compare three different measures of SC and find remarkable consistency in their effects on health. Second, we use a long panel and account for the time persistence of individual h...

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Volume: 40
Main Author: Averett, Susan L
Argys, Laura M
Kohn, Jennifer C
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.01.2014
published in: Eastern Economic Journal Vol. 40; no. 2 March; pp. 181 - 201
Data of publication: 2014-01-01
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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