Political Economy of Infant Mortality Rate: Role of Democracy Versus Good Governance
International Journal of Health Services. 2018. P. 1-26.
, , et al., Social Science and Medicine 2013 Vol. 77 P. 164-172
The Russian population continues to face political and economic challenges, has experienced poor general health and high mortality for decades, and has exhibited widening health disparities. The physiological factors underlying links between health and socioeconomic position in the Russian population are therefore an important topic to investigate. We used data from a population-based survey of ...
Added: June 14, 2017
, , NY : Springer, 2006
Seventeen papers, originally presented at a conference held in honor of Erik Thorbecke at Cornell University in October 2003, highlight the depth and breadth of Thorbecke's influence in research and policy on poverty, inequality, and development. Papers discuss the growth and roots of Erik Thorbecke's career; the consistency of poverty lines; poverty indices; whether poverty ...
Added: November 11, 2012
, , Economic Systems 2018 Vol. 42 No. 1 P. 119-131
In this paper we draw upon the unique natural experiment of post-communist transitions to show how the interaction between democratization and economic liberalization impacts health. We argue that, if occurring simultaneously, these transformations reduce overall uncertainty and thus improve health. Two concrete mechanisms are at work: first, people suffer less from stress-related diseases, and second, ...
Added: May 23, 2017
Healthy Life Expectancy of People Over Age 65: Results of the Russian Epidemiological Study EVCALIPT
, , et al., Advances in Gerontology 2022 Vol. 12 No. 4 P. 347-356
The health of a population is an important indicator of the general well-being of the population, and it has its practical significance, as it determines the costs of providing care, and social and medical assistance for the elderly. The study presents an assessment of healthy life-expectancy indicators of people over age 65 based on the results of the ...
Added: October 16, 2023
, , et al., Washington : The World Bank Press, 2011
Presents a guide to the two health modules included in the World Bank's ADePT analysis software. Discusses what the ADePT health outcomes module does; data preparation; an example data set; how to generate the tables and graphs; interpreting the tables and graphs; technical notes; what the ADePT health financing module does; data preparation; example data ...
Added: November 11, 2012
, , Engelsberg Ideas, The Axel and Margaret Ax:son Johnson Foundation, Sweden 2022 P. 1-20
The final one – ‘The Russian Dream’ – is about the evolution of political system to the rule of law, balanced relations between the centre and the regions, and a combination of market and indicative state regulation as well as stable relations with the outside world. State paternalism is shrinking, and an average individual is ...
Added: February 9, 2022
, , , Клиническая и специальная психология 2019 Т. 8 № 1 С. 103-117
The evaluation of health states is involved in a patient’s medical decision making. This evaluation includes cognitive and affective components. The affective component of this evaluation may include the emotion of fear. For instance, some health states are more frightening than others. However, it is not yet known why. The present study investigates the link ...
Added: April 26, 2019
, , et al., The Lancet 2013 Vol. 381 No. 9872 P. 1145-1155
Added: June 21, 2017
Sample attrition in the RLMS, 2001–10 Lessons for longitudinal analysis and an application in health
, , Economics of Transition and Institutional Change 2015 Vol. 23 No. 2 P. 425-468
The data of the Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (RLMS) – Higher School of Economics represents one of the few nationally representative sources of household and individual data for Russia. These data have been collected since 1992 and in recent years, thanks to more secure financial and logistical support, have become a resource increasingly drawn upon ...
Added: May 20, 2016
, Общественные науки и современность 2019 № 1 С. 71-86
The current debate on Internet-Constitution is the reflection of both the development of competition between main stakeholders and the growing social demand for the legal regulation in the area of web communications. In order for the Internet-law to function effectively it has to be legitimate i.e. it must be fair in the eyes of the public. This requires ...
Added: January 9, 2020
Систематизация социально-экономических факторов, определяющих неравенство в здоровье: литературный обзор
, , et al., Вестник Томского государственного университета. Философия. Социология. Политология 2021 № 468 С. 101-114
Academic and expert community is continuously researching all aspects of inequality. However, problems of inequality in healthcare (due to objective circumstances (ethnicity, gender, etc.) and settings in which people are born, grow up, work, and age) have been studied to a lesser extent. The study aims to summarize and analyze literature on the identification and ...
Added: February 3, 2023
Динамика роста, веса и индекса массы тела реальных поколений россиян 1810-1995 годов в возрасте 18-34 лет
, Вестник экономики, права и социологии 2015
This paper analyses trends of average height, weight and body mass index (BMI) of men and women cohort of 1810 – 1995 years at the age of 18-34. Increase/ decrease rates of these indicators are calculated based on the data on height and weight of recruits in tsarist Russia, given by B.N. Mironov in his ...
Added: September 16, 2015
, , , Economics and Human Biology 2011 Vol. 9 No. 4 P. 393-406
Data from three rounds of nationally representative health surveys in India (1992/93, 1998/99, and 2005/06) are used to assess the impact of selective mortality on children's anthropometrics. The nutritional status of the child population was simulated under the counterfactual scenario that all children who died in the first three years of life were alive at ...
Added: October 15, 2012
, , , Новые исследования Тувы 2023 № 2 С. 111-124
The article presents a comparative analysis of the issues related to the development of human potential in two republics in Russia today — in the Republic of Kalmykia and the Republic of Tuva. The republics have relatively similar rankings in terms of human development index. The conclusions of the research are based on an analysis ...
Added: June 13, 2023
, , , В кн. : XVI Апрельская международная научная конференция по проблемам развития экономики и общества: в 4 кн. Кн. 3.: М. : Издательский дом НИУ ВШЭ, 2016. С. 223-232.
В докладе описана методология и результаты проведенного экспертного мониторинга открытости федеральных органов исполнительной власти с учетом анализа существующих научных подходов к осмыслению концепции открытого государственного управления. Авторы рассматривают возможности использования технологий и механизмов открытости для реализации принципов Good Governance. В работе не только раскрывается совокупность принципов и измеримых показателей для оценки открытого государственного управления как ...
Added: February 2, 2016
, Вопросы статистики 2012 № 11 С. 50-60
Начиная со второй половины XX века в новой демографической ситуации, характеризующейся ростом ожидаемой продолжительности жизни, старением сверху и увеличением распространенности хронических заболеваний [19,24], стали востребованы показатели нового типа, объединяющие информацию о дожитии, как и о последствиях заболеваний и травм для здоровья (в том числе для повседневной активности и трудоспособности). Они стали известны как интегральные показатели ...
Added: December 22, 2012
预期寿命增长的影响因素：世界各国聚类分析 / Factors of the Life Expectancy Increase: Country-level Cluster Analysis (in Chinese).
, , , Social Science Front 2021 Vol. 316 No. 10 P. 212-225
One of the declared national goals of Russia's development is to increase life expectancy at birth to 80 years by 2030. To achieve this, it is important to understand life expectancy determinants that the government can influence. This paper aims to identify the main determinants of life expectancy in groups of countries that differ in ...
Added: October 29, 2021
, , Economics and Human Biology 2015 Vol. 17 P. 129-142
This paper presents the first empirical assessment of the causal relationship between social capital and health in Italy. The analysis draws on the 2000 wave of the Multipurpose Survey on Household conducted by the Italian Institute of Statistics on a representative sample of the population (n = 46,868). Our measure of social capital is the frequency of ...
Added: January 24, 2016
, , Applied Econometrics 2018 Vol. 49 P. 5-29
The effect of health on labor force participation is an established fact. This research hypothesizes the endogeneity of health stemming from the reverse effect, reporting bias and unobserved factors. The relationship between health and labor force participation of elderly Russians is modeled with simultaneous equations using data from World Health Organization Study on Global Ageing ...
Added: April 22, 2018
, , Вопросы статистики 2023 Т. 30 № 5 С. 53-66
The paper studies the impact of nutrition on the life expectancy (LE) of men, as well as women in Russian regions. The empirical analysis is based on data from the Federal State Statistics Service. The panel data includes 1694 observations (77 regions of the Russian Federation in 2000–2021). The authors suggest a summary indicator of ...
Added: November 10, 2023
, , , Н. Новгород : Издательство НИСОЦ, 2021
The monograph compares the basic resources of working men and women based on the RLMS-HSE data of the 27th wave. The qualification, information/innovation, economic and social resources, health resources, and time resources considered. Concluded that women keep a higher level of qualification and information/innovation resources. The social resource is near to the same level for both sexes. It is difficult to conclude any ...
Added: March 18, 2021
The impact of migration on the sexual health, behaviours and attitudes of Central and East European gay/bisexual men in London
, , et al., Ethnicity and Health 2013 Vol. 19 No. 1 P. 86-99
Building on an earlier quantitative study which found that gay/bisexual men from Central and Eastern Europe were at greater risk of sexual ill health following migration to the UK, the aim of this qualitative study is to explore how the process of migration itself may have influenced the migrants’ sexual behaviour and attitudes. Methods To address these ...
Added: November 24, 2015
Stress perçu et santé physique des doctorants dans les universités françaises: une étude exploratoire
, , et al., Pratiques Psychologiques 2018 Vol. 24 No. 1 P. 1-20
Few studies have focused on PhD students in France despite the fact that this population appears to be particularly vulnerable to stress and often faces precariousness. This research investigated associations between socio-demographic factors, health behaviours, perceived stress and physical health in a wide sample of PhD students (N = 1923) in order to have a ...
Added: April 24, 2017
Мониторинг состояния здоровья населения и факторов риска для здоровья (к методологии изучения здоровья)
, Вестник Российского университета дружбы народов. Серия: Социология 2022 Т. 22 № 3 С. 616-629
The article considers the dynamics of health indicators and health risk factors in Russia, including in comparison to the OECD countries. The study is based on the Russian statistical data, OECD data, and Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (RLMS–HSE). The key public health indicator — the life expectancy (years of life at birth) — shows the ...
Added: September 27, 2023