ERIC Number: EJ489096
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Measuring Health and Economic Status of Older Adults in Developing Countries.
Smith, James P.
Gerontologist, v34 n4 p491-96 Aug 1994
Sees aging and health care as emerging policy issues in Third World. Discusses rationale for principal features of emerging new international survey design which includes integration of younger and older families; reliance on retrospective data; intensive measurement of economic status, health outcomes, and utilization and intergenerational transfers; and combination of household and community survey. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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