The economic crisis: How fare older Americans?

Jennifer Hicks, Eric R. Kingson

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The guest editors of the Generations issue "The Great Depression: Implications for an Aging America" describe the situation as one that challenges the nation but also demonstrates and draws upon the country's resilience. In an overview, they describe the contributions of the various authors in the issue, and outline both the challenges as the opportunities of the situation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6-11
Number of pages6
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geriatrics and Gerontology
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Life-span and Life-course Studies


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