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No Place Like Home: Older Adults and Their Housing

The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences

Author: Fisher, J. D., Johnson, D. S., Marchand, J. T., Smeeding, T. M., Torrey, B. B.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2007

Abstract:

This article takes the data set Consumer Expenditure Survey (CEX) to investigate the economic role of older adults homes. The results suggest that older american home-owners are converting their housing assets into other types of income or consumption, at least up to the age of 80.


Further Details

Publish Dates: March 1, 2007
Full Title: The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences
Pages: S120-S128
Volume: 62
Issue: 2
Accession Number: Dec, 2011
Notes: No DOI
Keywords: Older, housing, United States
Reads: 128
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