A grouped data regression approach to estimating economic and social influences on individual drinking behaviour.

@article{Sutton1995AGD,
  title={A grouped data regression approach to estimating economic and social influences on individual drinking behaviour.},
  author={Matt Sutton and Christine Godfrey},
  journal={Health economics},
  year={1995},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={237-47}
}
General Household Survey (GHS) data sets, covering the period 1978-1990, are pooled to investigate the relationship between the riskiness of individuals' self-reported drinking behaviour and a wide range of personal characteristics and economic factors. A grouped data regression approach is used to reduce problems with the inaccuracy of self-reports of alcohol consumption and clustering of observations in the consumption data. Results for males aged 18 to 24 years are presented, and possible… CONTINUE READING