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Becoming a first-time grandparent and subjective well-being. A fixed effects approach

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Objective: In this study, we examine how individuals are affected by the change in status to grandparenthood for the first time. Background: Being a grandparent, especially an active and involved grandparent, is positively linked to the well-being of individuals with grandchildren, however little is known about how becoming a grandparent affects well-being. Method: We use longitudinal data pooled from fifteen countries in Europe (Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe - SHARE) to a...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/jomf.12584

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Sociology
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1642-1582
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Name:
European Commission
Grant:
681546
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Name:
European Research Council (ERC)
Grant:
681546 FAMSIZEMATTERS
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Journal of Marriage and Family More from this journal
Volume:
81
Issue:
4
Pages:
1016-1026
Publication date:
2019-06-06
Acceptance date:
2019-04-18
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EISSN:
1523-1739
ISSN:
0888-8892
Language:
English
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pubs:992791
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uuid:d6441ce6-f653-4b3d-83e2-99eefeaa5236
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pubs:992791
Source identifiers:
992791
Deposit date:
2019-04-18

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