Unemployment and health: an historical perspective.


As unemployment has risen, so has academic, professional and political interest in its possible social consequences. In recent years a large number of studies have sought to prove--or disprove--that unemployment causes ill health, with few definitive results. This paper reviews the methodological and conceptual difficulties experienced by researchers in… (More)


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@article{Whiteside1988UnemploymentAH, title={Unemployment and health: an historical perspective.}, author={Noel Whiteside}, journal={Journal of social policy}, year={1988}, volume={17 2}, pages={177-94} }