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ERIC Number: EJ339814
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Income Transitions at Older Stages of Life: The Dynamics of Poverty.
Holden, Karen C.; And Others
Gerontologist, v26 n3 p292-97 Jun 1986
Examines the risk of poverty among a sample of elderly couples and widows interviewed over a 10-year period. When individual movements into and out of poverty over time are identified, the risk of becoming poor is more than double the highest annual risk among couples, and is raised by almost 30 percent for widows. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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