This PhD thesis focuses on the following two research questions:
1. What is the contribution of inequalities in health by educational level to differences in health and mortality between the United States and European countries?
2. What is the contribution of work and family factors to differences in health and mortality between the United States and European countries?

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Promotor F.J. van Lenthe (Frank) , J.P. Mackenbach (Johan) , M. Avendano Pabon (Mauricio)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
Sponsor The studies presented in this thesis have been supported by the National Institute on Aging (Project number: 5R01AG040248-05) and the seventh Framework Programme from the European Commission (Grant agreement ID: 278511).
ISBN 978-94-6361-307-1
Persistent URL hdl.handle.net/1765/119151
Note For copyright reasons there is a partial embargo for this dissertation
Citation
van Hedel, K. (2019, October 2). Explaining the US Health Disadvantage: The role of social inequalities. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/119151

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