Social capital, gender and self-rated health. Evidence from the Moscow Health Survey 2004.

@article{Ferlander2009SocialCG,
  title={Social capital, gender and self-rated health. Evidence from the Moscow Health Survey 2004.},
  author={Sara Ferlander and Ilkka M{\"a}kinen},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={69 9},
  pages={
          1323-32
        }
}
The state of public health in Russia is undoubtedly poor compared with other European countries. The health crisis that has characterised the transition period has been attributed to a number of factors, with an increasing interest being focused on the impact of social capital - or the lack of it. However, there have been relatively few studies of the relation between social capital and health in Russia, and especially in Moscow. The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between… CONTINUE READING
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