Increasing health inequalities between women in and out of work - the impact of recession or policy change? A repeated cross-sectional study in Stockholm county, 2006 and 2010

@inproceedings{Blomqvist2014IncreasingHI,
  title={Increasing health inequalities between women in and out of work - the impact of recession or policy change? A repeated cross-sectional study in Stockholm county, 2006 and 2010},
  author={Sandra Blomqvist and Bo Burstr{\"o}m and Mona C Backhans},
  booktitle={International journal for equity in health},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION The social insurance system in Sweden underwent extensive change between 2006 and 2010, with the overall aim of making people enter the labour market. At the same time, economic recession hit Sweden. Previous studies suggest that the economic recession particularly affected women. In light of these changes, the aim of this study is to investigate whether health inequalities between employed women and groups outside the labour market changed between 2006 and 2010. A second aim is to… CONTINUE READING
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