CitationYang, Yang Claire; Schorpp, Kristen M.; Boen, Courtney E.; Johnson, Moira P.; & Harris, Kathleen Mullan (2020). Socioeconomic Status and Biological Risks for Health and Illness across the Life Course. Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 75(3), 613-24. PMCID: PMC7328029
AbstractObjectives: We assess the temporal properties and biosocial mechanisms underlying the associations between early-life SES and later health. Using a life course design spanning adolescence to older adulthood, we assess how early-life and various dimensions of adult SES are associated with immune and metabolic function in different life stages and examine possible bio-behavioral and psychosocial mechanisms underlying these associations.
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleJournals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences
Author(s)Yang, Yang Claire
Schorpp, Kristen M.
Boen, Courtney E.
Johnson, Moira P.
Harris, Kathleen Mullan