MiCDA is sponsored by the National Institute on Aging (P30 AG012846).
James House leads a group of scientists working across theoretical traditions, methods, and datasets to examine the social, economic, and behavioral causes of health and mortality trends.
Lindsay Ryan, Jacqui Smith, Amanda Sonnega and Nicola Newton analyze facets of gratitude associated with well-being among adults over age 50.
HwaJung Choi and Bob Schoeni use HRS data to examine health and socioeconomic status trends among older people who retire early, compared to those who retire at older ages.
Using online financial transaction data, Matthew Shapiro and Daniel Silverman analyze the economic behavior and well being of older men and women in the U.S.
Helen Levy and Ken Langa use NHANES data to explore whether cognitive ability has an impact on the awareness of hypertension among older adults.