At the Population Research Unit (PRU) we study health and mortality, ageing and family demography. We use extensive register data as well as clinical and survey data, and their combinations. Our main interest lies in accumulation of disadvantage across the life course, within families, and between generations.
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Is the relationship between men's age at first birth and midlife health changing? Evidence from two British cohorts

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