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The Interplay of Family Dynamics and Health (Dissertation)

Philipp Dierker, Mikko Myrskylä, Mine Kühn, Sanna Kailaheimo-Lönnqvist

This dissertation project looks at the health effects and antecedents of family transitions, focusing on single parents and their children and using longitudinal survey and register-based data from European countries.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Family Behavior, Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology, Life Course


Dierker, P.; Kühn, M.; Mönkediek, B.:
Social Science and Medicine 331:116070, 1–9. (2023)    
Dierker, P.; Kühn, M.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2023-001. (2023)    
Dierker, P.; Kühn, M.; Mönkediek, B.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2022-036. (2022)    
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