Intergenerational transfer of smoking across three generations and forty-five years.

@article{Vandewater2014IntergenerationalTO,
  title={Intergenerational transfer of smoking across three generations and forty-five years.},
  author={Elizabeth A. Vandewater and Seoung Eun Park and Felicia R Carey and Anna Wilkinson},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2014},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={11-7}
}
OBJECTIVES Although many have examined the linkages between smoking behaviors across 2 generations, few have examined these linkages among 3 generations. METHODS U.S. population representative data for 3 generations are drawn from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) in order to examine whether smoking behaviors are passed down from generation to generation and the magnitude of the influence of smoking behaviors across generations (N = 830). RESULTS Results indicate direct linkages… CONTINUE READING

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