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May 31, 2016

CAAR – US Administration on Aging Compendium – May 31, 2016

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A Profile of Older Americans: 2015,” (May 2016, .pdf, HTML, and Excel format, 15p.).

www.aoa.acl.gov/Aging_Statistics/Profile/index.aspx

CAAR – US House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Hearing Testimony – May 31, 2016

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Social Security Administration: Information Systems Review,” a hearing held May 26, 2016 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 47 minutes).

oversight.house.gov/hearing/social-security-administration-information-systems-review/

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – May 31, 2016

Empirical redefinition of comprehensive health and well-being in the older adults of the United States,” by Martha K. McClintock, William Dale, Edward O. Laumann, and Linda Waite (Vol. 113, No. 22, May 31, 2016, p. E3071-E3080).

www.pnas.org/content/113/22/E3071.abstract

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – May 31, 2016

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Exposure to Famine at a Young Age and Unhealthy Lifestyle Behavior Later in Life,” by Heidi P. Fransen, Petra H. M. Peeters, Joline W. J. Beulens, Jolanda M. A. Boer, G. Ardine de Wit, N. Charlotte Onland-Moret, Yvonne T. van der Schouw, H. Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita, Jeljer Hoekstra, Sjoerd G. Elias, and Anne M. May (PLoS ONE 11(5): e0156609. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156609, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0156609

CAAR – Central Statistics Office/An Phriomh-Oifig Staidrimh [Ireland] Statistical Release – May 31, 2016

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Quarterly National Household Survey (QNHS): Pension Provision Quarter 4 2015,” (May 2016, HTML format).

www.cso.ie/en/releasesandpublications/er/q-penp/qnhsmoduleonpensionsq42015/index.html

CAAR – Table of Contents – May 31, 2016

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Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 52, No. 3, 2016).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/52/3

May 27, 2016

CAAR – Australian Human Rights Commission Reports – May 27, 2016

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A. “Willing to Work: Healthy Ageing Paper,” (May 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 21p.).

www.humanrights.gov.au/our-work/age-discrimination/publications/willing-work-healthy-ageing-paper

B. “A qualitative study of employment discrimination against older Australians,” (April 2016, .pdf format, 64p.).

www.humanrights.gov.au/our-work/age-discrimination/publications/qualitative-study-employment-discrimination-against-older

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – May 27, 2016

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A. “Factors Underlying Differences in Female and Male Presentation for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Diseases and Conditions (R01),” (PA-16-295, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5). Note: This announcement contains a companion announcment “Factors Underlying Differences in Female and Male Presentation for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Diseases and Conditions (R21),” (PA-16-296). Scroll to “Companion Funding Opportunity” for a link.

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-295.html

B. “NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (Parent R13),” (PA-16-294, a reissue of PA-13-347, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Apr. 12, Aug. 12, and Dec. 12).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-294.html

CAAR – Table of Contents – May 27, 2016

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Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue canadienne du vieillissement (Vol. 35, No. 2, June 2016).

journals.cambridge.org/action/displayIssue?decade=2010&jid=CJG&volumeId=35&issueId=02&iid=10332138

May 26, 2016

CAAR – Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany] Working Paper – May 26, 2016

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Who Wins? Evaluating the Impact of UK Public Sector Pension Scheme Reforms,” by Alexander M. Danzer, Peter Dolton, and Chiara Rosazza Bondibene (Discussion Paper No. 9936, May 2016, .pdf format, 22p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/en/webcontent/publications/papers/viewAbstract?dp_id=9936

CAAR – Tables of Contents – May 26, 2016

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International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 28, No. 7, July 2016).

journals.cambridge.org/action/displayIssue?decade=2010&jid=IPG&volumeId=28&issueId=07&iid=10337716

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 64, No. 5, May 2016).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.2016.64.issue-5/issuetoc

CAAR – Health and Retirement Study Bibliography Update – May 26, 2016

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HRS has recently added the following items to its bibliography. The full bibliography is available at:

hrsonline.isr.umich.edu/index.php?p=bibstat

Book Chapter:

Coile, Courtney, “Disability Insurance Incentives and the Retirement Decision: Evidence from the United States” in , Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability INsurance Programs and Retirement [2016]

Dissertation:

Henly, Megan, Well-being as a measure of inequality among the retirement-age population: An examination of the role of place, migration, and socioeconomic status in shaping happy and healthy older Americans, Durham, NH University of New Hampshire [2015]

Keptner, Karen M, Risk, functional outcomes, and the utilization of rehabilitation services among survivors of cerebrovascular accident: A pooled, cross-sectional population-based study, Cleveland, OH Case Western Reserve University [2015]

Marden, Jessica R., Predictors of Dementia and Memory Decline: Lifecourse Socioeconomic Status and Diabetes, Cambridge, MA Harvard [2016]

Mirina, Alexandra, Computational approaches for intelligent processing of biomedical data, New York Yeshiva University [2015]

Mooney, Christopher J., Perceived Control, Chronic Stress, and Geriatric Frailty: Explicating Frailty’s Psychosocial Etiology, Rochester, NY University of Rochester [2015]

Palmer, Lauren A. Martin, Marital History and Retirement Security: An Empirical Analysis of the Work, Family, and Gender Relationship, Boston University of Massachusetts [2015]

Parish, William James, Three essays in health econometrics and health economics, Greensboro, NC The University of North Carolina at Greensboro [2015]

Shattuck, Anne M., A woman’s work is never done? Earlier life child, marital, and work history and older women’s relationship to the paid labor force, Durham, NH University of New Hampshire [2015]

Stepler, Renee A., How Might Differences in Immigration Experiences for Men and Women Lead to Gender Disparities in Functional Limitations for Older Mexican Immigrants in the U.S.?, Washington, DC The George Washington University [2016]

Wagner, Diane C., The Role of Negative Cognitions in Depression, Functional Limitations, and Activity: A National Longitudinal Study of Older Adults, Fairfax, VA George Mason University [2017]

Journal Articles:

Arora, Kanika, “How does dementia onset in parents influence unmarried adult children’s wealth,” Social Science and Medicine 152: p156-165 [2016] [10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.01.042]

Ayalon, Liat; Shiovitz-Ezra, Sharon; Roziner, Ilan, “A cross-lagged model of the reciprocal associations of loneliness and memory functioning,” Psychology and Aging 31:3 p255-261 [2016] [10.1037/pag0000075]

Ayyagari, Padmaja, “The Impact of Retirement on Smoking Behavior,” Eastern Economic Journal 42:2 p270-287 [2016] [10.1057/eej.2014.51]

Ayyagari, Padmaja, “Prescription drug coverage and chronic pain,” International Journal of Health Economics and Management 16:2 p189-200 [2016] [10.1007/s10754-016-9185-5]

Banerjee, Sudipto, “Differences in Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenses of Older Single and Couple Households,” EBRI Notes 37:1 [2016]

Banerjee, Sudipto, “Trends in Retirement Satisfaction in the United States: Fewer Having a Great Time,” EBRI Notes 37:4 p1-12 [2016]

Bir , Anik, “Differences between Subjective and Predicted Survival Probabilities and Their Relation to Preventive Care Use,” B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 16:2 p807 835 [2016] [10.1515/bejeap-2015-0154]

Bishop, Nicholas J.; Eggum-Wilkens, Natalie D.; Haas, Steven A.; Kronenfeld, Jennie J., “Estimating the Co-Development of Cognitive Decline and Physical Mobility Limitations in Older US Adults,” Demography 53:2 p337-364 [2016] [10.1007/s13524-016-0458-x]

Boyle, Melissa A.; Lahey, Joanna N., “Spousal labor market effects from government health insurance: Evidence from a veterans affairs expansion,” Journal of Health Economics 45: p63-76 [2016] {PMC4761470} [10.1016/j.jhealeco.2015.11.005]

Brown, Tyson H., “Diverging Fortunes: Racial/Ethnic Inequality in Wealth Trajectories in Middle and Late Life,” Race and Social Problems 8:1 p29-41 [2016] [10.1007/s12552-016-9160-2]

Cahill, Kevin E.; Giandrea, Michael D.; Quinn, Joseph F., “Retirement Patterns and the Macroeconomy, 1992-2010: The Prevalence and Determinants of Bridge Jobs, Phased Retirement, and Reentry Among Three Recent Cohorts of Older Americans,” Gerontologist 55:3 p384-403 [2015] [10.1093/geront/gnt146]

Canham, Sarah L.; Mauro, Pia M.; Kaufmann, Christopher N.; Sixsmith, Andrew, “Association of Alcohol Use and Loneliness Frequency Among Middle-Aged and Older Adult Drinkers,” Journal of Aging and Health 28:2 p267-284 [2016] {PMC4681688} [10.1177/0898264315589579]

Chopik, William J., “Age differences in conscientiousness facets in the second half of life: Divergent associations with changes in physical health,” Personality and Individual Differences 96: p202-211 [2016]

Clark, Daniel O.; Lane, Kathleen A.; Ambuehl, Roberta; Tu, Wanzhu; Liu, Chiung-Ju; Unroe, Kathleen; Callahan, Christopher M., “Age Differences in the Association Between Body Mass Index Class and Annualized Medicare Expenditures,” Journal of Aging and Health 28:1 p165-179 [2016] {PMC4691214} [10.1177/0898264315589574]

Couper, Mick; Zhang, Chan, “Helping Respondents Provide Good Answers in Web Surveys,” Survey Research Methods 10:1 [2016] [10.18148/srm/2016.v10i1.6273]

Domingue, B. W.; Conley, D.; Fletcher, J.; Boardman, J. D., “Cohort Effects in the Genetic Influence on Smoking,” Behavior Genetics 46:1 p31-42 [2016] {PMC4720550} [10.1007/s10519-015-9731-9]

Engelhardt, Gary V., “Prescription drug coverage and drug utilization: New evidence from the HRS prescription drug study,” Journal of Economic and Social Measurement 41:1 p49-65 [2016] [10.3233/JEM-150418]

Ezeamama, Amara E.; Elkins, Jennifer; Simpson, Cherie; Smith, Shaniqua L.; Allegra, Joseph C.; Miles, Toni P., “Indicators of resilience and healthcare outcomes: findings from the 2010 health and retirement survey,” Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation 25:4 p1007-15 [2016] [10.1007/s11136-015-1144-y]

Farnham, Martin; Sevak, Purvi, “Housing Wealth and Retirement Timing,” Cesifo Economic Studies 62:1 p26-46 [2016] [10.1093/cesifo/ifv015]

Fitzpatrick, Katie; Greenhalgh-Stanley, Nadia; Ploeg, Michele Ver, “The Impact of Food Deserts on Food Insufficiency and SNAP Participation among the Elderly,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics 98:1 p19-40 [2016] [10.1093/ajae/aav044]

Germain, Cassandra M.; Vasquez, Elizabeth; Batsis, John A., “Physical Activity, Central Adiposity, and Functional Limitations in Community-Dwelling Older Adults,” Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy 39:2 p71-76 [2016] [10.1519/jpt.0000000000000051]

Goulden, Robert, “Moderate Alcohol Consumption Is Not Associated with Reduced All-cause Mortality,” The American Journal of Medicine 129:2 p180 186.e4 [2016] [10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.10.013]

Henk, C. M.; Castro-Schilo, L., “Preliminary Detection of Relations Among Dynamic Processes With Two-Occasion Data,” Structural Equation Modeling 23:2 p180-193 [2016] [10.1080/10705511.2015.1030022]

Hybels, C. F.; Bennett, J. M.; Landerman,; L. R.; Liang, J.; Plassman, B. L.; Wu, B., “Trajectories of depressive symptoms and oral health outcomes in a community sample of older adults,” International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 31:1 p83-91 [2016] {PMC4641817} [10.1002/gps.4292]

Jensen, Gail A.; Xu, Xiao, “Prescription Drug Insurance and Cost-Related Medication Nonadherence among Medicare Seniors: Findings from Two National Surveys,” Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research 7:1 p11-21 [2016] [10.1111/jphs.12116]

Kahn, Matthew E., “Education’s Role in Explaining Diabetic Health Investment Differentials,” Economics of Education Review 17:3 p257-266 [1998]

Koijen, Ralph S. J.; Van Nieuwerburgh, Stijn; Yogo, Motohiro, “Health and Mortality Delta: Assessing the Welfare Cost of Household Insurance Choice,” Journal of Finance 71:2 p957-1010 [2016] [10.1111/jofi.12273]

Lankarani, Maryam Moghani; Assari, Shervin, “Baseline Depressive Symptoms Predict Subsequent Heart Disease; A 20-Year Cohort,” International Cardiovascular Research Journal 10:1 p29-34 [2016]

Lee, Hyo Jung; Szinovacz, Maximiliane E., “Positive, Negative, and Ambivalent Interactions With Family and Friends: Associations With Well-being,” Journal of Marriage and Family 78:3 p660-679 [2016] [10.1111/jomf.12302]

Lin, Haizhen; Prince, Jeffrey T., “Determinants of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Purchase in Response to the Partnership Program,” Health Services Research 51:2 p687-703 [2016] {PMC4799899} [10.1111/1475-6773.12353]

MacLean, Johanna Catherine; Kessler, Asia Sikora; Kenkel, Donald S., “Cigarette Taxes and Older Adult Smoking: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study,” Health Economics 25:4 p424-438 [2016] [10.1002/hec.3161]

Manski, Richard; Moeller, John; Chen, Haiyan; Widstrom, Eeva; Listl, Stefan, “Disparity in dental attendance among older adult populations: a comparative analysis across selected European countries and the USA,” International Dental Journal 66:1 p36-48 [2016] {PMC4728006} [10.1111/idj.12190]

Marden, Jessica R.; Walter, Stefan; Kaufman, Jay S.; Glymour, M. Maria, “African Ancestry, Social Factors, and Hypertension Among Non-Hispanic Blacks in the Health and Retirement Study,” Biodemography and Social Biology 62:1 p19-35 [2016] [10.1080/19485565.2015.1108836]

McLaughlin, Sara J.; Connell, Cathleen M; Janevic, Mary R., “Gender Differences in Trajectories of Physical Activity Among Older Americans With Diabetes,” Journal of Aging and Health 28:3 p460-480 [2016] [10.1177/0898264315594136]

Miles, Toni P.; Allegra, Joseph C.; Ezeamama, Amara; Simpson, Cherie; Gerst-Emerson, Kerstin; Elkins, Jennifer, “In a Longevity Society, Loss and Grief Are Emerging Risk Factors for Health Care Use: Findings From the Health and Retirement Survey Cohort Aged 50 to 70 Years,” American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 33:1 p41-46 [2016] [10.1177/1049909114552125]

Ornstein, Katherine A.; Aldridge, Melissa D.; Mair, Christine A.; Gorges, Rebecca; Siu, Albert L.; Kelley, Amy S., “Spousal Characteristics and Older Adults’ Hospice Use: Understanding Disparities in End-of-Life Care,” Journal of Palliative Medicine 19:5 p509-515 [2016] {PMC4860657} [10.1089/jpm.2015.0399]

Putnam, Michelle; Molton, Ivan R.; Truitt, Anjali R.; Smith, Amanda E.; Jensen, Mark P., “Measures of aging with disability in U.S. secondary data sets: Results of a scoping review,” Disability and Health Journal 9:1 p5-10 [2016] [10.1016/j.dhjo.2015.07.002]

Qui ones, Ana R.; Markwardt, Sheila; Botoseneanu, Anda, “Multimorbidity Combinations and Disability in Older Adults,” The Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences 71:6 p823-830 [2016] [10.1093/gerona/glw035]

Ramanan, Vijay K.; Nho, Kwangsik; Shen, Li; Risacher, Shannon L.; McDonald, Brenna C. ; Farlow, Martin R. ; Foroud, Tatiana M. ; Gao, Sujuan ; Soininen, Hilkka ; Kloszewska, Iwona ; Mecocci, Patrizia ; Tsolaki, Magda ; Vellas, Bruno ; Lovestone, Simon ; A, “FASTKD2 is associated with memory and hippocampal structure in older adults,” Molecular Psychiatry 20:11 p1197-1204 [2015] {PMC4427556} [10.1038/mp.2014.142]

Reczek, Corinne; Pudrovska, Tetyana; Carr, Deborah; Thomeer, Mieke Beth; Umberson, Debra, “Marital Histories and Heavy Alcohol Use among Older Adults,” Journal of Health and Social Behavior 57:1 p77-96 [2016] {PMC4785832} [10.1177/0022146515628028]

Rietveld, Cornelius A.; Webbink, Dinand, “On the genetic bias of the quarter of birth instrument,” Economics and Human Biology 21: p137-146 [2016] [10.1016/j.ehb.2016.01.002]

Rist, Pamela M.; Nguyen, Thu T.; Whitmer, Rachel A.; Glymour, M. Maria, “Modifiable risk factors for nursing home admission among individuals with high and low dementia risk,” Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics 65: p140-145 [2016] [10.1016/j.archger.2016.03.016]

Sanses, Tatiana V. D.; Schiltz, Nicholas K.; Couri, Bruna M.; Mahajan, Sangeeta T.; Richter, Holly E.; Warner, David F.; Guralnik, Jack; Koroukian, Siran M., “Functional Status in Older Women Diagnosed with Pelvic Organ Prolapse,” American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 214:5 p613.e1 613.e7 [2016] {PMC4851569} [10.1016/j.ajog.2015.11.038]

Schmitz, Lauren; Conley, Dalton, “The Long-Term Consequences of Vietnam-Era Conscription and Genotype on Smoking Behavior and Health,” Behavior Genetics 46:1 p43-58 [2016] [10.1007/s10519-015-9739-1]

Stephan, Yannick; Sutin, Angelina R.; Luchetti, Martina; Terracciano, Antonio, “Allostatic Load and Personality: A 4-Year Longitudinal Study,” Psychosomatic Medicine 78:3 p302-310 [2016] [10.1097/PSY.0000000000000281]

Stephan, Yannick; Sutin, Angelina R.; Terracciano, Antonio, “Feeling older and risk of hospitalization: Evidence from three longitudinal cohorts,” Health Psychology 35:6 p634-637 [2016] [10.1037/hea0000335]

Taylor, Miles G.; Urena, Stephanie; Kail, Ben Lennox, “Service-Related Exposures and Physical Health Trajectories Among Aging Veteran Men,” The Gerontologist 56:1 p92-103 [2016] [10.1093/geront/gnv662]

Thomeer, Mieke Beth, “Multiple Chronic Conditions, Spouse’s Depressive Symptoms, and Gender within Marriage,” Journal of Health and Social Behavior 57:1 p59-76 [2016] [10.1177/0022146516628179]

Vable, Anusha M.; Canning, David; Glymour, M. Maria; Kawachi, Ichiro; Jimenez, Marcia P.; Subramanian, S. V., “Can Social Policy Influence Socio-Economic Disparities? Korean War GI Bill Eligibility and Markers of Depression,” Annals of Epidemiology 26:2 p129 135.e3 [2016] [http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annepidem.2015.12.003]

Verghese, Joe; Wang, Cuiling; Allali, Gilles; Holtzer, Roee; Ayers, Emmeline, “Modifiable Risk Factors for New-Onset Slow Gait in Older Adults,” Journal of the American Medical Directors Association 17:5 p421-425 [2016] [10.1016/j.jamda.2016.01.017]

Walter, Stefan; Tchetgen, Eric; Patton, Kristen; Moon, James; Capistrant, Benjamin; Marden, Jessica Rachel; Kubzansky, Laura D; Gilsanz, Paola; Kawachi, Ichiro; Glymour, Maria Lee, “Changes in Depressive Symptoms and Incidence of First Stroke Among Middle-Aged and Older US Adults,” Journal of the American Heart Association 4:5 [2015] {PMC4599421} [10.1161/JAHA.115.001923]

Whisman, Mark A.; Robustelli, Briana L.; Sbarra, David A., “Marital disruption is associated with shorter salivary telomere length in a probability sample of older adults,” Social Science and Medicine 157: p60-67 [2016] [10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.03.029]

Wu, Qiong, “Subjective cognitive impairment of older adults: a comparison between the US and China,” International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research 25:1 p68-75 [2016] [10.1002/mpr.1499]

Xiang, Xiaoling, “History of major depression as a barrier to health behavior changes after a chronic disease diagnosis,” Journal of Psychosomatic Research 85: p12-18 [2016] [10.1016/j.jpsychores.2016.04.001]

Yang, Tianan; Shen, Yu-Ming; Zhu, Mingjing; Liu, Yuanling; Deng, Jianwei; Chen, Qian; See, Lai-Chu, “Effects of Co-Worker and Supervisor Support on Job Stress and Presenteeism in an Aging Workforce: A Structural Equation Modelling Approach,” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13:1 [2016] {PMC4730463} [10.3390/ijerph13010072]

Yang, Tianan; Zhu, Mingjing; Xie, Xiyao, “The determinants of presenteeism: a comprehensive investigation of stress-related factors at work, health, and individual factors among the aging workforce,” Journal of occupational health 58:1 p25-35 [2016] [10.1539/joh.15-0114-OA]

Zheng, H.; Tumin, D., “Variation in the effects of family background and birth region on adult obesity: Results of a prospective cohort study of a Great Depression-era American cohort Chronic Disease epidemiology,” BMC Public Health 15:1 [2015] {PMC4474348} [10.1186/s12889-015-1870-7]

Report:

Coile, Courtney; Milligan, Kevin S.; Wise, David A., Social Security and Retirement Programs Around the World: The Capacity to Work at Older Ages – Introduction and Summary, Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research [2016]

Honor , Bo E.; de Paula, ureo, A new model for interdependent durations with an application to joint retirement, London, Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice [2016]

Hurd, Michael D.; Meijer, Erik; Moldoff, Michael; Rohwedder, Susann, Improved Wealth Measures in the Health and Retirement Study: Asset Reconciliation and Cross-Wave Imputation, [2016]

Li, Zixi; Shao, Adam Wenqiang; Sherris, Michael, The Impact of Systematic Trend and Uncertainty on Mortality and Disability in a Multi-State Latent Factor Model for Transition Rates, Kensington, Australia, University of New South Wales Business School [2016]

May 25, 2016

CAAR – United Health Foundation Report – May 25, 2016

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2016 America’s Health Rankings Senior Report,” (May 2016, .pdf and comma-delimited format, 143p.).

www.americashealthrankings.org/reports/Senior

CAAR – National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Monograph – May 25, 2016

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Informing Social Security’s Process for Financial Capability Determination, edited by Paul S. Appelbaum, Carol Mason Spicer, and Frank R. Valliere (National Academies Press, 2016, 244p., OpenBook and .pdf format). Note: More information, including purchasing information, for a print copy is available at the site. NAP requires free registration before providing a .pdf copy.

www.nap.edu/catalog/21922/informing-social-securitys-process-for-financial-capability-determination

CAAR – Nature Letter Abstract – May 25, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:37 pm

Redirecting abiraterone metabolism to fine-tune prostate cancer anti-androgen therapy,” by Zhenfei Li, Mohammad Alyamani, Jianneng Li, Kevin Rogacki, Mohamed Abazeed, Sunil K. Upadhyay, Steven P. Balk, Mary-Ellen Taplin, Richard J. Auchus & Nima Sharifi (Vol. 533, No. 7604, May 26, 2016, p. 547-551).

www.nature.com/nature/journal/v533/n7604/abs/nature17954.html

CAAR – Cato Institute Research Brief – May 25, 2016

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Government Old-Age Support and Labor Supply: Evidence from the Old-Age Assistance Program,” by Daniel K. Fetter (Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 52, May 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 3p.).

www.cato.org/publications/research-briefs-economic-policy/government-old-age-support-labor-supply-evidence-old

May 24, 2016

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Report – May 24, 2016

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Medicare: Vulnerabilities Related to Provider Enrollment and Ownership Disclosure,” (OEI-04-11-00591, May 2016, .pdf format, 21p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/oei-04-11-00591.asp

CAAR – US House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health Hearing Testimony – May 24, 2016

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Medicare and Medicaid Program Integrity: Combating Improper Payments and Ineligible Providers,” a hearing held May 24, 2016 (witness statements available for .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 51 minutes). Hearing begins at the :13 mark and ends at the 1:52:24 mark.

energycommerce.house.gov/hearings-and-votes/hearings/medicare-and-medicaid-program-integrity-combatting-improper-payments-and

May 23, 2016

CAAR – Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Data/National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging/National Archive of Criminal Justice Data Releases – May 23, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: — admin @ 4:14 pm

ICPSR’s National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging/National Archive of Criminal Justice Data announced the release of the following new datasets that may be of interest to researchers of aging on May 22, 2016. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/membership/administration/institutions

The Longitudinal Study of Older People in Anhui Province, China, 2001-2003 (ICPSR 36388)

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/NACDA/studies/36388/version/1

Examination of Resident Abuse in Assisted Living Facilities in the United States, 2011 (ICPSR 34575)

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/NACJD/studies/34575/version/1

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – May 23, 2016

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Private Provision of Social Insurance: Drug-specific Price Elasticities and Cost Sharing in Medicare Part D,” by Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, and Maria Polyakova (w22277, May 2016, .pdf format, 44p.).

nber.org/papers/w22277

B. “Why Do Children Take Care of Their Elderly Parents? Are the Japanese Any Different?” by Charles Yuji Horioka, Emin Gahramanov, Aziz Hayat, and Xueli Tang (w22245, May 2016, .pdf format, 34p.).

nber.org/papers/w22245

CAAR – Australian Human Rights Commission Issue Paper – May 23, 2016

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Euthanasia, human rights and the law,” (May 2016, .pdf and Word format, 47p.).

www.humanrights.gov.au/our-work/age-discrimination/publications/euthanasia-human-rights-and-law

CAAR – Tables of Contents – May 23, 2016

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Aging International (Vol. 41, No. 2, June 2016).

link.springer.com/journal/12126/41/2/page/1

Gerontologist (Vol. 56, No. 3, June 2016).

gerontologist.oxfordjournals.org/content/56/3.toc

May 20, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – May 20, 2016

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A. “Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01),” (PAR-16-266, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agenices, deadlines for applications are Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-266.html

B. “Methodology and Measurement in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R01),” (PAR-16-260, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agenices, deadlines for applications are Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-260.html

C. “BD2K Open Educational Resources for Skills Development in Biomedical Big Data Science (R25),” (RFA-HG-16-016, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadline for application Aug. 2, 2016 and Aug. 2, 2017).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HG-16-016.html

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – May 20, 2016

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Effectiveness of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for the treatment of pain in knee and hip osteoarthritis: a network meta-analysis,” by Bruno R. da Costa, Stephan Reichenbach, Noah Keller, Linda Nartey, Simon Wandel, Peter Juni, and Sven Trelle (Vol. 387, No. 10033, May 21, 2016, p. 2093-2105).

www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2816%2930002-2/abstract

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Report – May 20, 2016

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Payment and Delivery System Reform in Medicare: A Primer on Medical Homes, Accountable Care Organizations, and Bundled Payments,” by Susan Baseman, Cristina Boccuti, Marilyn Moon, Shannon Griffin, and Tania Dutta (May 2016, .pdf format, 33p.).

kff.org/medicare/report/payment-and-delivery-system-reform-in-medicare-a-primer-on-medical-homes-accountable-care-organizations-and-bundled-payments/

May 19, 2016

CAAR – US Bureau of Justice Statistics Report – May 19, 2016

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Aging of the State Prison Population, 1993–2013,” by E. Ann Carson and William J. Sobol (NCJ 248766, May 2016, .pdf, ASCII text, and zipped comma-delimited format, 37p.).

www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5602

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Community Living Funding Opportunity – May 19, 2016

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 4:53 pm

Senior Medicare Patrol Projects—Empowering Seniors to Prevent Health Care Fraud,” (HHS-2016-ACL-CIP-MP-0183, application deadline July 20, 2016).

www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283946

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunity – May 19, 2016

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 4:52 pm

Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01),” (PAR-16-266, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadlines for applications Feb. 5, June 5, and Oct. 5).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-266.html

CAAR – HelpAge International Report – May 19, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:51 pm

End the neglect: a study of humanitarian financing for older people,” by Hamzah Shami and Marcus Skinner (May 2016, .pdf format, 11p.).

www.helpage.org/download/5739e122c3300

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 19, 2016

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Data for Hungary were revised and updated through 2014 (May 16, 2016).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

CAAR – Tables of Contents – May 19, 2016

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International Journal of Aging and Human Development (Vol. 83, No. 2, July 2016).

ahd.sagepub.com/content/83/2.toc

Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 52, No. 2, 2016).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/52/2

Journal of Women & Aging (Vol. 28, No. 3, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wjwa20/28/3

May 18, 2016

CAAR – US House Committee on Ways and Means, Social Security Subcommittee Hearing Testimony – May 18, 2016

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Hearing on Protecting Social Security from Waste, Fraud, and Abuse,” a hearing held May 18, 2016 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 1 minute).

waysandmeans.house.gov/event/hearing-on-protecting-social-security-from-waste-fraud-and-abuse/

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Articles – May 18, 2016

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A. “Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias in Canada” by Suzy L. Wong, Heather Gilmour and Pamela L. Ramage-Morin (Health Reports, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2016, .pdf and HTML format).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2016005/article/14613-eng.htm

B. “Mortality from Alzheimer’s disease in Canada: A multiple-cause-of-death analysis, 2004 to 2011,” by Jungwee Park (Health Reports, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2016, .pdf and HTML format).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2016005/article/14614-eng.htm

May 17, 2016

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Articles – May 17, 2016

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Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 315, No. 19, May 17, 2016). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jama.jamanetwork.com/issue.aspx?journalid=67&issueid=935290&direction=P

A. “Prevalence of and Factors Related to Discordance About Prognosis Between Physicians and Surrogate Decision Makers of Critically Ill Patients,” by Douglas B. White, Natalie Ernecoff, Praewpannarai Buddadhumaruk, Seoyeon Hong, Lisa Weissfeld, J. Randall Curtis, John M. Luce, and Bernard Lo (p. 2086-2094).

B. “Association of Hospital Critical Access Status With Surgical Outcomes and Expenditures Among Medicare Beneficiaries,” by Andrew M. Ibrahim, Tyler G. Hughes, Jyothi R. Thumma, and Justin B. Dimick (p. 2095-2103).

jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2521969

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – May 17, 2016

Electron tomography reveals the fibril structure and lipid interactions in amyloid deposits,” by Marius Kollmer, Katrin Meinhardt, Christian Haupt, Falk Liberta, Melanie Wulff, Julia Linder, Lisa Handl, Liesa Heinrich, Cornelia Loos, Matthias Schmidt, Tatiana Syrovets, Thomas Simmet, Per Westermark, Gunilla T. Westermark, Uwe Horn, Volker Schmidt, Paul Walther, and Marcus Fandrich (Vol. 113, No. 3, May 17, 2016, p. 5604-5609).

www.pnas.org/content/113/20/5604.abstract

CAAR – World Bank Policy Research Programme Working Paper – May 17, 2016

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Ageing and family solidarity in Europe : patterns and driving factors of intergenerational support,” by Marco Albertini (WPS7678, May 2016, .pdf and ASCII text format, 42p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/2016/05/26377981/ageing-family-solidarity-europe-patterns-driving-factors-intergenerational-support

May 16, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – May 16, 2016

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A. “Methodology and Measurement in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R01),” (PAR-16-260, a reissue of PAR-08-212, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, application deadlines Feb. 5, June 5, Oct. 5). Note: This announcement contains a companion “Methodology and Measurement in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R21),” (PAR-16-261). Scroll to “Companion Funding Opportunity” for a link.

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-260.html

B. “Inclusion of Mobile/e-Consents for Alzheimer’s Disease Research (Admin Supp),” (PAR-16-259, National Institute on Aging, deadline for applications August 15, 2016).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-259.html

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – May 16, 2016

A. “Physician Payments from Industry Are Associated with Greater Medicare Part D Prescribing Costs,” by Roy H. Perlis and Clifford S. Perlis (PLoS ONE 11(5): e0155474. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155474, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0155474

B. “The Incidence and Recurrence of Getting Lost in Community-Dwelling People with Alzheimer’s Disease: A Two and a Half-Year,” by Ming-Chyi Pai and Chih-Chien Lee (PLoS ONE 11(5): e0155480. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155480, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 15p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0155480

CAAR – Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Data/National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging Data Release – May 16, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: — admin @ 4:38 pm

ICPSR’s National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging announced the release of the following new dataset that may be of interest to researchers of aging on May 15, 2016. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/membership/administration/institutions

Survey of Midlife Development in Japan (MIDJA 2), May-October 2012 (ICPSR 36427)

www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/NACDA/studies/36427/version/1

CAAR – AGing Integrated Database Data Release – May 16, 2016

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Version 2.35: 2014 State, County, and PSA Population Estimates (May 16, 2016).

www.agid.acl.gov/About/ReleaseNotes/#May16

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – May 16, 2016

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.
What is the Marginal Benefit of Payment-Induced Family Care?” by Norma B. Coe, Jing Guo, R. Tamara Konetzka, and Courtney Harold Van Houtven (w22249, May 2016, .pdf format, 45p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22249

CAAR – Tables of Contents – May 16, 2016

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American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementia (Vol. 31, No. 4, June 2016).

aja.sagepub.com/content/31/4.toc

Medical Care (Vol. 54, No. 6, June 2016).

journals.lww.com/lww-medicalcare/pages/currenttoc.aspx

Public Policy and Aging Report (Vol. 26, No. 2, 2016).

ppar.oxfordjournals.org/content/26/2.toc

May 13, 2016

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – May 13, 2016

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Medicare: Claim Review Programs Could Be Improved with Additional Prepayment Reviews and Better Data,” (GAO-16-394, April 2016, .pdf format, 40p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-16-394

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunities – May 13, 2016

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A. “Nathan Shock Centers Coordinating Center (U24),” (RFA-AG-17-008, National Institute on Aging, application deadline July 26, 2016).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-008.html

B. “Impact of Aging in Human Cell Models of Alzheimer’s Disease (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-009, National Institute on Aging, application deadline Sept. 28, 2016).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-009.html

C. “From Association to Function in the Alzheimer’s Disease Post Genomics Era (R01),” (RFA-AG-17-010, National Institute on Aging, application deadline Sept. 27, 2016). Note: This announcement contains a companion “From Association to Function in the Alzheimers Disease Post Genomics Era (R21),” (RFA-AG-17-011). Scroll to “Companion Funding Opportunity” for a link.

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AG-17-010.html

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – May 13, 2016

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Medicare Advantage 2016 Spotlight: Enrollment Market Update,” by Gretchen Jacobson, Giselle Casillas, Anthony Damico, Tricia Neuman, and Marsha Gold (May 2016, .pdf format, 25p.).

kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/medicare-advantage-2016-spotlight-enrollment-market-update/

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – May 13, 2016

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Associated Factors for Metabolic Syndrome in the Older Adults with Chronic Virus Hepatitis in the Community,” by Yuan-Hung Kuo, Ming-Chao Tsai, Kwong-Ming Kee, Kuo-Chin Chang, Jing-Houng Wang, Chun-Yin Lin, Sheng-Che Lin, and Sheng-Nan Lu (PLoS ONE 11(5): e0155544. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155544, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0155544

May 12, 2016

CAAR – Pew Charitable Trusts/MacArthur Foundation Report – May 12, 2016

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State Retiree Health Plan Spending: An examination of funding trends and plan provisions,” (May 2016, .pdf format, 45p.).

www.pewtrusts.org/~/media/assets/2016/05/stateretireehealthplanspending.pdf

CAAR – Genworth Financial Website of Interest – May 12, 2016

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2016 Cost of Care (May 2016)

www.genworth.com/about-us/industry-expertise/cost-of-care.html

Summary of Findings (.pdf format, 5p.).

www.genworth.com/dam/Americas/US/PDFs/Consumer/corporate/131168_050516.pdf

CAAR – University of Michigan Retirement Research Center Working Paper – May 12, 2016

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: — admin @ 4:33 pm

Lifetime Consequences of Early and Midlife Access to Health Insurance: A Review,” by Etienne Gaudette, Gwyn Pauley and Julie Zissimopoulos (WP 2016-341, March 2016, .pdf format, 60p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.mrrc.isr.umich.edu/Publication/Abstract/1099?ptid=1

CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Paper – May 12, 2016

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Nursing Home Choice, Family Bargaining and Optimal Policy in a Hotelling Economy,” by Marie-Louise Leroux and Gregory Ponthiere (CESifo Working Paper No. 5892, May 2016, .pdf format, 41p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP/CESifoWPdetails?wp_id=19204286

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