Show simple item record Thomas, Duncan en_US Frankenberg, Elizabeth en_US 2010-06-28T19:04:48Z 2010-06-28T19:04:48Z 2000 en_US
dc.description.abstract Health status is hard to measure. It is widely recognized that health is multi-dimensional reflecting the combination of an array of factors that include physical, mental and social well-being, genotype and phenotype influences as well as expectations and information. A multitude of health indicators have been used in scientific studies drawing on data from both the developed and developing world. Understanding what those indicators measure is central if the results reported in the studies are to be interpreted in a meaningful way... en_US
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dc.publisher RAND en_US
dc.subject Health en_US
dc.subject social surveys en_US
dc.title The measurement and interpretation of health in social surveys en_US
dc.type Journal Article en_US
dc.department Economics

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