Changing predictors of self-rated health: Disentangling age and cohort effects.

  title={Changing predictors of self-rated health: Disentangling age and cohort effects.},
  author={Svenja M Spuling and Susanne Wurm and Clemens Tesch-R{\"o}mer and Oliver Huxhold},
  journal={Psychology and aging},
  volume={30 2},
Previous studies have shown that some predictors of self-rated health (SRH) become more important with age, while others become less important. Although based on cross-sectional data, these findings are often interpreted as age-related changes in evaluation criteria. However, results could be due to cohort effects as well. We attempted to disentangle age and cohort effects by combining and comparing cross-sectional and longitudinal data from a large-scale longitudinal survey. The sample… CONTINUE READING
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