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Scientific Publications

Reus-Pons, M. , Kibele, E.U.B., Janssen, F. (forthcoming) Differences in healthy life expectancy between older migrants and non-migrants in three European countries over time. International Journal of Public Health.

Elsenburg LK , Van Wijk KJE, Liefbroer AC, Smidt N. (forthcoming) Accumulation of adverse childhood events and overweight in childhood: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Obesity

Publications 2017

Scientific Publications

Bunt, S., Steverink, N., Olthof, J., van der Schans, C. P., Hobbelen, J. S. M. (2017). Social frailty in older adults: a scoping review. European Journal of Ageing : 1-12. Online first. doi: 10.1007/s10433-017-0414-7

Ciobanu, R.O., Fokkema, T., Nedelcu, M. (2017) Editors' introduction. Ageing as a migrant: vulnerabilities, agency and policy implications. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 43(2): 164-1811-18. doi: 10.1080/1369183X.2016.1238903

Ciobanu, R.O., Fokkema, T. (2017) The role of religion in protecting older Romanian migrants from loneliness. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 43(2): 199-217. doi: 10.1080/1369183X.2016.1238905

Douma, L.E. , Hutter, I., Bouwman, R., Meijering, L. (2017) Lokale burgerparticipatie van 65-plussers in de steigers: Een participatief project. [Building local citizen participation among older adults. A participatory project] Tijdschrift voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie 48 (1): 4-13. doi:10.1007/s12439-016-0203-3

Goedendorp, M.M., Kuiper, D., Reijneveld, S.A., Sanderman, R., Steverink, N. (2017) Sustaining program effectiveness after implementation: The case of the self-management of well-being group intervention for older adults. Patient Education and Counseling : 1-8. Online first.

Klijs B , Mendes de Leon CF, Kibele EU, Smidt N . (2017) Do social relations buffer the effect of neighborhood deprivation on health-related quality of life? Results from the LifeLines Cohort Study. Health & Place 44:43-51.

Trias-Llimós, S. , Bijlsma, M., Janssen, F. (2017) The role of birth cohorts in long-term trends in liver cirrhosis mortality across eight European countries. Addiction 112(2): 250-258. doi: 10.1111/add.13614

Professional Publications

Gerritsen., D., Steverink, N. (2017) Kwaliteit van leven. In Vink, M., Kuin, Y., Westerhof, G., Lamers, S., & Pot, A.M. (Red.). Handboek Ouderenpsychologie. Tweede, geheel herziene druk. Utrecht: De Tijdstroom: 297-314.

Publications 2016

Scientific Publications

Angelini, V., Klijs, B., Smidt, N . , Mierau, J.O . (2016) Associations between childhood parental mental health difficulties and depressive symptoms in late adulthood: The influence of life-course socioeconomic, health and lifestyle factors. PLoS One 11(12): e0167703. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167703.

Bijwaard, G.E. , van Kippersluis, H. (2016) Efficiency of health investment: Education or intelligence?. Health Economics 25(9): 1056–1072. doi: 10.1002/hec.3356

Cela, E., Fokkema, T. (2016) Being lonely later in life: a qualitative study among Albanians and Moroccans in Italy. Ageing & Society: 1-30. Online first. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X16000209

Chiesa, R., Toderi, S., Dordoni, P., Henkens, K., Fiabane,E.M., Setti, I. (2016) Older workers: stereotypes and occupational self-efficacy. Journal of Managerial Psychology 31(7): 1152-1166. doi: 10.1108/JMP-11-2015-0390

Damman, M., Henkens, K. (2016) Work role residuals among fully retired individuals: Results of a 10-year panel study. Research on Aging. doi: 10.1177/0164027516634171

De Beer, J. , Janssen, F. (2016) A new parametric model to assess delay and compression of mortality. Population Health Metrics 14(46): 1-21 . doi: 1 0.1186/s12963-016-0113-1

Dillon, G., Hussain, R., Kibele. E., Rahman, S., Loxton, D. (2016) Influence of intimate partner violence on domestic relocation in metropolitan and non-metropolitan young Australian women . Violence Against Women 22 (13): 1597-1620. doi: 10.1177/1077801216628689

Dingemans, E., Henkens, K., van Solinge, H. (2016) Access to bridge employment: Who finds and who does not findwork after retirement? . The Gerontologist 56(4): 630-640. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnu182

Elsenburg, L.K. , Smidt, N., Liefbroer, A.C. (2016) T he longitudinal relation between accumulation of adverse life events and body mass index from early adolescence to young adulthood. Psychosomatic Medicine,[Epub ahead of print]

Fokkema, T. , Kveder , A., Hiekel, N., Emery, T., Liefbroer, A.C. (2016) Generations and Gender Programme Wave 1 data collection: An overview and assessment of sampling and fieldworkmethods, weightingprocedures, and cross-sectional representativeness. Demographic Research 34 (18): 499-524. doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2016.34.18

Fokkema, T. , Cela, E., Witter, Y. (2016) Pendular Migration of the Older First Generations in Europe:Misconceptions and Nuances.In Horn, V., Schweppe, C. (eds.)Transnational Aging: Current Insights and Future Challenges. London/New York:Routledge: 141-161. doi: 10.4324/9781315756394

Goedendorp, M. M., Steverink, N. (2016). Interventions based on Self-Management of Well-being theory: Pooling data to demonstrate mediation and ceiling effects, and to compare formats. Aging and Mental Health. Online first. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2016.1182967

Herbers, D.J., Mulder, C.H. (2016) Housing and subjective well-being of older adults in Europe. Journal of Housing and the Built Environment. Online first. doi:10.1007/s10901-016-9526-1

Janssen, F., van den Hende, A., de Beer, J., van Wissen, L.J.G. (2016) Sigma and beta convergence in regional mortality. A case study for the Netherlands. Demographic Research 35(4): 81-116. doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2016.35.4.

Klijs, B. , Angelini, V., Mierau, J.O., Smidt, N . (2016) The role of life-course socioeconomic and lifestyle factors in the intergenerational transmission of the metabolic syndrome: results from the LifeLines Cohort Study. Int J Epidemiol, pii: dyw076. [Epub ahead of print]

Klijs, B., Kibele, E.U.B., Ellwardt, L. Zuidersma, M., Stolk, R., Wittek, R., Mendes de Leon, C.F., Smidt, N. (2016) Neighborhood income and major depressive disorder in a large Dutch population: results from the LifeLines Cohort study . BMC Public Health 16(773). doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3332-2

Kuiper, J.S., Oude Voshaar, R.C., Zuidema, S.U., Stolk, R.P., Zuidersma, M., Smidt, N . (2016)
The relationship between social functioning and subjective memory complaints in older persons: A population-based longitudinal cohort study. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1002/gps.4567.

Kuiper, J.S. , Zuidersma, M., Zuidema, S.U., Burgerhof, J.G., Stolk, R.P., Oude Voshaar, R.C., Smidt, N . (2016) Social relationships and cognitive decline: a systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal cohort studies. Int J Epidemiol, pii: dyw089. [Epub ahead of print]

Leandro-França, C., van Solinge,H., Henkens, K., Giardini Murta, S. (2016) Effects of three types of retirement preparation program: A qualitative study of civil servants in Brazil.Educational Gerontology 42(6): 388-400. doi: 10.1080/03601277.2016.1139969

Meijering, L. , Lettinga, A.T., Nanninga, C.S., Milligan, C. (2016) Interpreting therapeutic landscape experiences through rural stroke survivors’ biographies of disruption and flow. Journal of Rural Studies. doi: 10.1016/j.jrurstud.2016.06.004.

Meijering, L. , Nanninga, C.S., Lettinga, A.T. (2016) Home-making after stroke. A qualitative study among Dutch stroke survivors. Health & Place 37(1): 35-42. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.11.006.

Meijering, L. , Weitkamp, G. (2016) Numbers and narratives: Developing a mixed methods approach to understand mobility in later life. Social Science & Medicine 168: 200-206. doi: 10.1016/ j.socscimed.2016.06.007.

Muszyńska, M., Janssen, F. (2016) The concept of the Equivalent Length of Life for quantifying differences in age-at-death distributions across countries. Genus 72(6): 1-14. doi: 10.1186/s41118-016-0011-1.

Oldenkamp, M. , Hagedoorn, M., Slaets, J., Wittek, R., Stolk, R.P., Smidt, N. (2016) Subjective burden among spousal and adult-child informal caregivers of older adults: Results from a longitudinal cohort study. BMC Geriatrics 16(1): 208.

Oldenkamp, M. , Wittek, R.P., Hagedoorn, M., Stolk, R.P., Smidt, N . (2016) Survey nonresponse among informal caregivers: effects on the presence and magnitude of associations with caregiver burden and satisfaction. BMC Public Health 16: 480. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2948-6.

Oude Mulders, J., Henkens, K., Schippers, J. (2016) Europeantop managers’ age-related workplace norms and their organizations’ recruitment and retention practices regarding older workers.The Gerontologist: 1-11. Online first . doi: 10.1093/geront/gnw076

Oude Mulders, J., Henkens, K., Liu, Y., Schippers, J.J. (2016) Managers’ interview invitation decisions about older job applicants: human capital, economic conditions and job demands. Ageing & Society. doi:10.1017/S0144686X16001343

Reus-Pons, M. , Vandenheede, H., Janssen, F., Kibele, E.U.B. (2016) Differences in mortality between groups of older migrants and older non-migrants in Belgium, 2001–09. European Journal of Public Health 26(6): 992-1000. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckw076

Schalkwijk, F.H., Koopman, J.J.E., Ghariq,E., de Beer, J.A.A., van Bodegom, D., Westendorp, R.G.J.(2016) Disentangling rectangularization and life span extension with the moving rectangle method. Annals of Epidemiology 26(3): 218-221. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2015.12.010

Spiegel, T. , de Bel, V., Steverink, N. (2016) Keeping up appearances: The role of identity concealment in the workplace among adults with degenerative eye conditions and its relationship with wellbeing and career outcomes. Disability and Rehabilitation 38 (7), 627-636. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2015.1055378

Spiegel, T. , Wittek, R., Steverink, N. (2016) What are the pathways linking the disclosure of a degenerative eye condition in the workplace and wellbeing? A mixed methods approach. International Journal of Disability Management 11.

Spiegel, T. , Rubin, O., Steverink, N. (2016, 2017) Having both hands on the steering wheel: Driving behaviour of white-collar workers with degenerative eye conditions. Transportation Research Part F: Psychology and Behaviour 44C (2017): 1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.trf.2016.10.008

Steverink, N. (2016) De kracht van sociale relaties. De invloed van sociale relaties op zelfmanagementvaardigheid, gezondheid en welbevinden. Inaugural address, University of Groningen, December 1st 2015. ISBN pdf: 9789036790062. ISBN gedrukt: 9789036790079.

Trias-Llimós, S. , Muszyńska, M., Cámara, A.D., Janssen, F. (2016) Smoking cessation among European older adults: The contributions of marital and employment transitions by gender. European Journal of Ageing: 1-10. Online first. doi:10.1007/s10433-016-0401-4.

Ugargol, A.P., Hutter, I., James, K.S., Bailey, A. (2016) Care needs and caregivers: Associations and effects of living arrangements on caregiving to older adults in India . Ageing International 41(2): 193-213.doi: 10.1007/s12126-016-9243-9

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K., Hershey, D. (2016) Why do older adults avoid seeking financialadvice? Adviser anxiety in the Netherlands. Ageing & Society: 1-23. Online first. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X16000222

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K. (2016) Why demotion of olderworkers is a no-go area for managers. International Journal of HumanResource Management 3: 1-27. Online first. doi: 10.1080/09585192.2016.1239214

Van den Berge, M.J.C., Van Dijk, M.C., Posthumus, I.A., Smidt, N., Van Dijk, P., Free, R.H. (2016) Microvascular decompression of the cochleovestibular nerve for treatment of tinnitus and vertigo: a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data. Journal of Neurosurgery. [Epub ahead of print]

van den Bogaard,L., Henkens, K., Kalmijn, M. (2016) Retirement as a Relief? The Role of Physical Job Demands and Psychological Job Stress for Effects of Retirement on Self-Rated Health. European Sociological Review 32(2): 295-306. doi: 10.1093/esr/jcv135

Van Zon, S.K., Scholtens, S., Reijneveld, S.A., Smidt, N., Bültmann, U. (2016) Active recruitment and limited participant-load related to high participation in large population-based biobank studies. J Clin Epidemiol, pii: S0895-4356(16)30021-X. [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2016.03.009.

Visser, S.S., Hutter, I., Haisma, H. (2016) Building a framework for theory-based ethnographies for studying intergenerational family food practices . Appetite 97: 47-57. doi:10.1016/j.appet.2015.11.019

Zijlema, W.L., Smidt, N., Klijs, B., Morley, D.W., Gulliver, J., De Hoogh, K., Scholtens, S., Rosmalen, J.G.M., Stolk, R.P. (2016) The LifeLines Cohort Study: a resource providing new opportunities for environmental epidemiology. Arch Public Health 74(32). doi: 10.1186/s13690-016-0144-x. eCollection 2016.

Professional Publications

Bijwaard, G.E. (2016) Intelligente mensen leven langer. Demos 32(9): 8.

Bijwaard, G.E. , Jones, A.M. (2016) Cognitive Ability and the Mortality Gradient by Education: Selection or Mediation? Bonn: Institute for theStudy of Labor (IZA). (IZA Discussion Paper; 9798).

Bijwaard, G.E. , Myrskylä, M., Tynelius, P., Rasmussen, F. (2016) Education, Cognitive Ability and Cause-Specific Mortality: A Structural Approach. Rostock: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. (MPIDR WorkingPaper; WP- 2016-007).

de Beer, J.A.A. (2016) Is ouder worden een ziekte? (column). Demos 32(9): 7.

de Beer, J.A.A. (2016) Kies zelf wanneer je AOW ingaat.

de Jong Gierveld, J., Fokkema, T. (2016) Sociaal ‘konvooi’beste middel tegen eenzaamheid. Demos 32(5): 3.

Dingemans, E., Henkens, K., van Solinge, H. (2016)Working Beyond Retirement in Europe. An Investigation of Individual and SocietalDeterminants Using SHARE. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR). (Netspar Discussion Paper; 06/2016-022).

Djundeva, M. (2016). Healthy ageing in context: Family, welfare state and the life course [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen [PhD thesis]

Ekamper, P., van Poppel,F.W.A., Bijwaard, G.E., Lumey, L.H. (2016) De lange arm van de Hongerwinter. Demos 32(5):5.

Elsenburg, L., Smidt, N., Hoek, H., Liefbroer, A.C. (2016) Overgewicht bij kinderen. Demos 32(5): 4.

Fokkema, T., Klok, J. (2016)Verbondenheid beschermt oudere migrantentegen ernstige eenzaamheid. Demos 32(6): 8.

Fokkema, T., Welschen, S., van Tilburg, T., Thomése, F. (2016) Eenzaamheid onder oudere migranten: literatuuronderzoek en interviews. Amsterdam: Ben Sajetcentrum/Vrije Universiteit.

Gauthier, A.H.(2016) Préface. In Parcours de familles : L'enquête Etude des relations familiales et intergénérationnelles. Paris: Institut National d'Ëtudes Démographiques (INED): 9-10.

Gauthier, A.H. ,Emery, T. (2016) The Generations and Gender Programme. Past, present and future. Demos 32(7): 6.

Henkens, K., van Solinge,H., Damman, M., Dingemans, E. (2016) Langer doorwerken valt nog niet mee. Demos 32(2): 1-4.

Henkens, K. , van Solinge, H., Damman, M., Dingemans, E. (2016) Taken by surprise. How older workers struggle with a higher retirement age. Demos 32(7): 1-2.

Henkens ,K. , van Solinge, H. (2016) Questionnaire Worker, Nidi Pension Panel Study (wave 1).

Henkens, K. , van Solinge, H. (2016) Questionnaire Partner,Nidi Pension Panel Study (wave 1).

Henkens, K., van Solinge, H. (2016) First Wave of NidiPension Panel Study.

Herbers, D. J. (2016). Family, housing and well-being in later life [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen [PhD thesis]

Hershey ,D., van Dalen, H.P., Conen, W.S., Henkens, K. (2016) Are ‘Voluntary’ Self-Employed Better Prepared for Retirement than ‘Forced’ Self-Employed? The Case of the Netherlands and Germany. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR). (Netspar Discussion Paper; 07/2016-027).

Janssen, F. , de Beer, J. (2016) Projecting future mortality in the Netherlands taking into account mortality delay and smoking. Joint Eurostat/UNECE Work Session on Demographic Projections. Working paper 18.

Janssen, F., van Poppel, F. (2016) Roken veroorzaakte vroeger grote verschillen in levensverwachting. Demos 32(6): 4-6.

Kibele, E., Klijs, B., Smidt, N. (2016) Leefomgeving en gezondheid . Demos 32(8): 8.

Kuiper, J. The importance of social relationships in the process of cognitive ageing [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen[PhD thesis]

Lager, D., Brouwer, A., de Kam, G., Kibele, E. (2016) Op tijd de drempel wegnemen? Inzicht in het bewustzijn over het preventief aanpassen van de woonsituatie om langer thuis te kunnen wonen . Urban and Regional Studies Institute / University of Groningen.

Meijering, L., Douma, L., Hutter, I., Oude Vrielink, W., Steverink, N.(2016) Welbevinden: wat vinden ouderen er zelf van? Demos 32(5): 7.

NIDI (2014) Het tweede bedrijf. Ander werk na je pensioen. Den Haag: Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut.

Oude Mulders, J., Henkens, K., Liu, Y., Schippers, J.J., Wang, M. (2016) Managers’ Interview Decisions about Older Job Applicants: Effectsof Human Capital-Related Characteristics, General Economic Conditions, and Changes in Job Demands.Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR). (Netspar Discussion Paper; 09/2016-029).

Spiegel, T. (2016). Identity, career trajectories and wellbeing outcomes: A closer look at individuals with degenerative eye conditions [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen [PhD thesis]

Stoeldraijer, L., Janssen, F., de Beer, J.(2016) Sterke stijging van de kans om 100 te worden. Demos 32(5): 2.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2016) De vermeende zucht naar keuzevrijheid in pensioen. Me Judice.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2016) D66-pensioenplan ademt naïef geloof in keuzevrijheid. De Volkskrant.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K. (2016) Wie denkt stilletjes aan demotie? CentERpanel 26(1): 10-11.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2016) Willen we ons pensioen nog wel samen doen? Over keuzevrijheid en solidariteit in aanvullend pensioen. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR): 1-51. (Netspar Industry Paper Series; Opinion Paper 66).

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2016) Keuzevrijheid in pensioen. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR): 1-15. (Netspar Brief; maart 2016).

van der Gaag, N.L., van Wissen, L.J.G. (2016) Toekomstbeeld van de verpleeghuiszorg - een demografisch perspectief. In Verpleeghuiszorg 2025. Den Haag: Ministerie van Volksgezondheid, Welzijn en Sport: 22.

Van der Pers, M. (2016). Intergenerational proximity, residential relocations and the well-being of older people [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen [PhD thesis]

van Nimwegen, N., van der Gaag, N.L. (2016) Demografie en veroudering. In Visser, M., Deeg, D.J.H., van Asselt, D.Z.B., van der Sande,R. (eds.) Inleiding Gerontologie en Geriatrie. Houten: Bohn Stafleu van Loghum: 3-8.

Van Poppel, F.,Janssen, F. (2016) The mortality gender gap in the Netherlands 1850-2000. In: M. Dinges, M. and Weigl, A. (eds.) Gender-Specific Life Expectancy in Europe 1950-2010. MedGG Beihefte. TN 11258 (pp. 111-130). Franz Steiner-Verlag.

van Solinge, H., Henkens,K. (2016) Doorwerken na pensioenvooral populair in hogere functies. Demos 32(5): 8.

Visser, S.S. (2016) Gewoon Et’n. An ethnographic study of intergenerational perspectives on food practices, overweight, and obesity in Eastern Groningen, the Netherlands [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen [PhD thesis]

Publications 2015

Scientific Publications

Bijwaard, G.E. , van Kippersluis, H., Veenman, J. (2015) Education and health: The role of cognitive ability. Journal of Health Economics 42: 29-43. doi: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2015.03.003

Bijwaard, G.E. , van Poppel, F.W.A., Ekamper, P., Lumey, L.H. (2015) Gains in life expectancy associated with higher education in men. PLoS One 10(10): 1-18. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141200

Cámara, A.D., Zueras, P., Blanes, A., Trias-Llimós, S. (2015) Generational and Socio-Economic Components of Disability Among the Elderly Population in Spain. Revista Española de Investigaciones Sociologicas 151.

Cámara, A. D., Zueras, P., Blanes, A. ,Trias-Llimós, S. (2015) Componentes generacionales y socioeconómicos de la discapacidad entre los mayores españoles . REIS : Revista Española de Investigaciones Sociológicas 151: 23-44.

Damman, M., Henkens, K., Kalmijn, M. (2015)Missing work after retirement: The role of lifehistories in the retirement adjustment process. The Gerontologist 55(5): 802-813. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnt169

Damman, M., Henkens, K., Kalmijn, M. (2015) Women’s retirement intentions and behavior:The role of childbearing and marital histories. EuropeanJournal of Population 31(4): 339-363. doi: 10.1007/s10680-014-9335-8

de Jong Gierveld, J., Fokkema, T. ( 2015) Strategies to prevent loneliness. In Sha'ked, A., Rokach, A.(eds.) Addressingloneliness. Coping, prevention and clinical interventions. New York: Routledge: 218-230.

Dingemans, E., Henkens, K. (2015) How do retirement dynamics influence mental well-being in later life? A 10-year panel study. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health 41(1): 16-23. doi: 10.5271/sjweh.3464

Douma, L. , Steverink, N., Hutter, I., Meijering, L. (2015) Exploring Subjective Well-being in Older age by using Participant-generated Word Clouds. Gerontologist. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv119

Dijkstra, A., Kibele, E.U.B., Verweij, A., van der Lucht, F., Janssen, F. (2015) Can selective migration explain why health is worse in regions with population decline? A study on migration and self-rated health in the Netherlands. European Journal of Public Health 25(6): 944-50. doi:

Djundeva, M. , Mills, M., Wittek, R., & Steverink, N. (2015) Receiving instrumental support in late parent-child relationships and parental depression. Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences 70(6): 981-994. Doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbu136

Ekamper, P., van Poppel, F.W.A., Stein, A.D., Bijwaard, G.E., Lumey, L.H. (2015) Prenatal famine exposureand adult mortality from cancer,cardiovascular disease, and other causes through age 63 years. American Journalof Epidemiology 181(4): 271-279. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwu288

Ellwardt, L. , Van Tilburg, T.G., Aartsen, M.J. (2015) The mix matters: complex personal networks relate to higher cognitive functioning in old age. Soc Sci Med 125: 107-115. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.05.007

Ellwardt, L. , Van Tilburg, T., Aartsen, M., Wittek, R., Steverink, N. (2015) Personal networks and mortality risk in older adults: A twenty-year longitudinal study . PLoS ONE 10(3): e0116731.

Elshof, H., Bailey, A. (2015) The Role of Responses to Experiences of Rural Population Decline in the Social Capital of Families . The Journal of Rural and Community Development 10 (1): 72-93.

Elshof, H. , Haartsen, T., Mulder, C.H. (2015) Window on the Netherlands: The effect of primary school absence and closure on inward and outward flows of families . Journal of Economic and Social Geography 106(5): 625-635. doi: 10.1111/tesg.12172

Elsinga, J., Lizarazo Forero, E., Vincenti Gonzalez, M.F., Schmidt, M., Velasco-Salas, Z.I., Arias, L., Bailey, A., Tami, A. (2015) Health seeking behaviour and treatment intentions of Dengue and Fever: A household survey of children and adults in Venezuela. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 9(12): 0004237, pp. e0004237. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004237 , 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004237

Fenenga, C., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Bailey, A., Hutter, I. (2015) Participatory action approach for client-centered health insurance . Action Research 13(4): 392-410. doi: 10.1177/1476750314568209

Henkens, K. (2015) Labor Force Transitions in Late Life: BetweenAgency and Structure. In Finkelstein, L.M., Truxillo, D.M., Fraccaroli, F., Kanfer, R. (eds.) Facing the Challenges ofa Multi-Age Workforce: A Use-Inspired Approach . London: Routledge: 321-330.

Herbers, D., Meijering, L. (2015) Interpersonal relationships and subjective well-being among older adults in sheltered housing. Research on Ageing and Social Policy 3(1): 14-44. doi: 10.17583/rasp.2015.1416

Janssen, F. , van Poppel, F. (2015) The Adoption of Smoking and Its Effect on the Mortality Gender Gap in the Netherlands: A Historical Perspective. Biomed Res Int 370274. doi: 10.1155/2015/370274

Janssen, F. , Rousson, V., Paccaud, F. (2015) The role of smoking in changes in the survival curve: an empirical study in 10 European countries. Ann Epidemiol 25(4): 243-9. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2015.01.007

Kaptijn, R., Thomese, F., Liefbroer, A.C., van Poppel, F.W.A., van Bodegom, D., Westendorp, R.G.J. (2015)The trade-off between female fertility and longevity during the epidemiological transition in the Netherlands. PLoS One 10(12): 1-11. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144353

Karpinska, K., Henkens, K., Schippers, J., Wang ,M. (2015) Training opportunities for older workers in the Netherlands: A Vignette Study. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 41: 105-114. doi: 10.1016/j.rssm.2015.03.002

Kibele, E. , Klüsener, S., Scholz, R. D. (2015) Regional Mortality Disparities in Germany: Long-Term Dynamics and Possible Determinants. Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 67(1 Supplement): 241. doi: 10.1007/s11577-015-0329-2

Klijs, B. , Scholtens, S., Mandemakers, J.J., Snieder, H., Stolk, R.P., Smidt, N. (2015) Representativeness of the LifeLines Cohort Study. PLoS One 10(9): e0137203. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137203

Kuiper, D., Goedendorp, M.M., Sanderman, R., Reijneveld, S.A., Steverink, N. (2015) Identifying the determinants of use of the G&G interventions for older adults in health and social care: protocol of a multilevel approach. BMC Research Notes 8(296). doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1262-1

Kuiper, J.S. , Zuidersma, M., Oude Voshaar, R.C., Zuidema, S.U., van den Heuvel, E.R., Stolk, R.P., Smidt, N. (2015) Social relationships and risk of dementia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal cohort studies. Ageing Res Rev 22: 39-57. doi: 10.1016/j.arr.2015.04.006

Meijering, L., Douma, L.E., Steverink, N., Hutter, I. (2015) Subjectief welbevinden van ouderen onderzocht met behulp van woordwebben. Abstract. Tijdschrift voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie 46: 228.

Meijering, L. , Klaassens, M. (2015) Experiences of home and institution in a secured nursing home ward in the Netherlands: a participatory intervention study . Journal of Aging Studies 34: 92-102. doi: 10.1016/j.jaging.2015.05.002

Metta, E., Haisma, H., Kessy, F., Geubbels, E., Hutter, I., Bailey, A. (2015) "It is the medicines that keep us alive": Lived experiences of diabetes medication use and continuity among adults in Southeastern Tanzania. BMC Health Services Research 15: 111. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0768-5

Metta, E., Bailey, A., Kessy, F., Geubbels, E., Hutter, I., Haisma, H. (2015) "In a situation of rescuing life": Meanings given to diabetes symptoms and care-seeking practices among adults in Southeastern Tanzania: A qualitative inquiry. BMC Public Health 15(1): 224. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1504-0

Nanninga, C.S., Meijering , L., Schönherr, M.C., Postema, K., Lettinga, A.T. (2015) Place attachment in stroke rehabilitation: a transdisciplinary encounter between cultural geography, environmental psychology and rehabilitation medicine. Disability & Rehabilitation 37(13): 1125-1134. doi:10.3109/09638288.2014.955136.

Oude Mulders, J., Henkens, K., Schippers, J. (2015) Organizations' ways of employing early retirees: the role of age-based HR policies. The Gerontologist 55(3): 374-383. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnt114

Pang, C., Sollie, A., Sijtsma, A., Hendriksen, D., Charbon, B., de Haan, M., de Boer, T., Kelpin, F., Jetten, J., van der Velde, J.K., Smidt, N. Sijmons R, Hillege H, Swertz MA. (2015) SORTA: a system for ontology-based re-coding and technical annotation of biomedical phenotype data. Database (Oxford). 2015 Sep 18;2015.

Schoenmakers, E., van Tilburg, T., Fokkema, T. (2015) Problem-focused and emotion-focused coping options and loneliness: How are theyrelated?. European Journal of Ageing 12(2): 153-161. doi: 10.1007/s10433-015-0336-1

Scholtens, S., Smidt, N., Swertz, M.A., Bakker, S.J., Dotinga, A., Vonk, J.M., van Dijk, F., van Zon, S.K., Wijmenga, C., Wolffenbuttel, B.H., Stolk, R.P. (2015)
Cohort Profile: LifeLines, a three-generation cohort study and biobank. Int J Epidemiol. 44(4): 1172-80. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyu229

Spiegel, T. , De Bel, V., Steverink. N. (2015) Keeping up appearances: the role of identity concealment in the workplace among adults with degenerative eye conditions and its relationship with wellbeing and career outcomes. Disabil Rehabil : 1-10.

Stoeldraijer, L., Bonneux, L., van Duin, C., van Wissen, L.J.G. , Janssen, F. (2015) The future of smoking-attributable mortality: the case of England & Wales, Denmark and The Netherlands. Addiction 110(2): 336-45. doi: 10.1111/add.12775

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K., Wang, M. (2015) Recharging or retiring the older worker? Uncovering age-basedstrategies of European employers. The Gerontologist 55(5): 814-824. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnu048

van der Gaag,N.L. , Bijwaard,G.E., de Beer, J.A.A., Bonneux, L. (2015) A multistate model to project elderly disability in case of limited data. Demographic Research 32(3): 75-106. doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2015.32.3

van der Gaag,N.L. , de Beer, J.A.A. (2015) From demographic dividendto demographic burden: The impact ofpopulation ageing on economic growth in Europe. Tijdschrift voor Economische en SocialeGeografie 106(1): 94-109. doi: 10.1111/tesg.12104

Van der Pers, M. , Kibele, E.U.B., Mulder, C.H.(2015) Intergenerational proximity and residential relocations of older people to care institutions and elsewhere.Ageing & Society 35(7): 1429-1456.

Van der Pers, M. , Mulder, C.H., Steverink, N. (2015) Geographic proximity of adult children and the well-being of older persons. Research on Aging. 37(5): 524-551. doi: 10.1177/0164027514545482

Visser, S.S., Bailey, A., Meijering, L. (2015) Food, faith and community: social well-being of Ghanaian migrants in the Netherlands . Gender Place and Culture 22 (5): 608-625. doi: 10.1080/0966369X.2014.885891

Zueras, P., Cámara, A. D., Blanes, A. , Trias Llimós, S. (2015) Desigualdad social y niveles de discapacidad entre los mayores españoles . Encrucijadas : Revista Crítica de Ciencias Sociales 10(a1003): 1-25.

Zijlema, W.L., Klijs, B., Stolk, R.P., Rosmalen, J.G. (2015) (Un)Healthy in the City: Respiratory, Cardiometabolic and Mental Health Associated with Urbanity. PLoS One 10(12):e0143910. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143910.

Professional Publications

Bijwaard, G.E. , Jones, A.M. (2015) Intelligence and the Mortality Difference by Education: Selection or Mediation? Heslington: University of York. (HEDG working paper; WP 15/07).

Bijwaard, G.E., van Kippersluis, H. (2015) Wie heeft een grotere overlevingskans bij ziekenhuisopname? De intelligente patiënt.Me Judice.

Bijwaard, G.E., van Kippersluis, H. (2015) Efficiency of Health Investment: Education or Intelligence?. Tinbergen Discussion paper; 15-004: 1-51.

Conen, W.S., Henkens,K., Schippers, J. (2015) Arbeidskosten en productiviteit van oudere werknemers. Tijdschrift voor arbeidsvraagstukken 31(3): 235-255. doi: 10.5553/TvA/016922162015031003002

Damman, M., Henkens, K. (2015) Postretirement work role residuals: The role of prior work in the lives of fully retired individuals. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR). (Netspar Discussion Paper; DP 04/2015-47).

Djundeva, M. (2015) Linked Lives. In Wright, J.D. (eds.) International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences 2nd edition, Vol 14. Oxford: Elsevier: 230-235. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.34051-X

Henkens, K., van Solinge,H. (2016) Pensionering. In Visser,M., Deeg, D.J.H., van Asselt,D.Z.B., van der Sande, R. (eds.) Inleiding Gerontologie en Geriatrie . Houten: BohnStafleu van Loghum: 193-196.

Kashnitsky, I. (2015) Population - The long view (column). Demoscope Weekly: 661-662.

Kashnitsky, I. (2015) How many more missing women? Excess female mortality and prenatal sex selection, 1970-2050 (column). Demoscope Weekly : 663-664.

Klüsener, S., Scholz, R.D., Kibele, E. (2015) Drastischer Wandel der regionalen Unterschiede in der Lebenserwartung in Deutschland: Den Ursachen auf der Spur . Forschungsbericht Max-Planck-Institut für demografische Forschung.

Kuiper, D., Goedendorp, M.M., Steverink, N. (2015) Contact houden met elkaar: een onderzoek naar informele sociale steunstructuren na de GRIP&GLANS groepscursus. Utrecht: Movisie.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2015) Vertrouwen in de pensioensector – Trends en determinanten. TPE-Digitaal 9(1): 1-20.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2015) Dubben over keuzevrijheid in pensioenzaken. Pensioen Doc 7(1): 2-7.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K.(2015) Wat wil de pensioendeelnemer echt? Pensioen, Bestuur & Management 12(2): 8-9.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K., Conen, W.S., Schippers, J. (2015) Weinigbehoefte aan collectieve pensioenregeling voor zzp’ers. Economisch Statistische Berichten 100(4715): 468-470.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2015)Nemenpensioendeelnemers meer risico met een ander denkraam? Pensioen, Bestuur & Management 12(3): 8-9.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2015) Is demotie echt een taboe? Oudere werknemers aan het woord. Me Judice.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2015) Werknemers nemen meer pensioenrisico met tijd dan met geld. Me Judice.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2015) De dubbelhartige pensioendeelnemer. Over vertrouwen, keuzevrijheid en keuzes in pensioenopbouw. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR): 1-56. (Netspar NEA Papers; 58).

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K. (2015) Why Demotion of OlderWorkers is a No-Go Area for Managers. Tilburg: CentER. 2015 Apr 7: 1-27. (CentER Discussion Papers Series; 2015-025).

van Poppel, F.W.A., Ekamper,P., Bijwaard, G.E., Lumey, L.H. (2015) Late gevolgen van de Hongerwinter. Genealogie: Tijdschrift voor familiegeschiedenis 21(2): 50-54.

Publications 2014

Scientific Publications

Bailey, A. (2014) Culture in and of HIV and AIDS in India. In Moor, R. & Gowda, M.V.R. (eds.) India’s Risks: Democratizing the Management of Threats to Environment, Health, and Values. India: Oxford University Press.

Bijwaard, G.E. (2014) Multistate event history analysis with frailty. Demographic Research 30(58): 1591-1620. doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2014.30.58

Conen, W.S., Henkens,K., Schippers, J. (2014) Ageing organisations and the extensionof working lives: A case study approach. Journal of Social Policy 43(4): 773-792. doi: 10.1017/S0047279414000336

Dingemans, E., Henkens, K. (2014) Involuntary retirement, bridge employment, andsatisfaction with life: A longitudinal investigation. Journalof Organizational Behavior 35(4): 575-591. doi: 10.1002/job.1914

Dingemans, E., Henkens, K. (2014) Het welbevinden van (vervroegd) gepensioneerden: de rol van onvrijwillig uittreden en het doorstarten in betaalde arbeid. Tijdschrift voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie 45(6): 312-320. doi: 10.1007/s12439-014-0099-8

Djundeva, M . , Mills, M., Wittek, R., Steverink , N.(2014) Receiving instrumental support in late parent-child relationships and parental depression. Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences 9. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbu136

Ellwardt, L. , Peter S., Präg P., Steverink, N. (2014) Social contacts of older people in 27 European Countries: The role of welfare spending and economic inequality.European Sociological Review 30(4): 413-430. doi: 10.1093/esr/jcu046

Elshof, H. van Wissen, L. J. G., Mulder, C.H. (2014) The self-reinforcing effects of population decline: An analysis of differences in moving behaviour between rural neighbourhoods with declining and stable populations . Journal of Rural Studies 36: 285-299. doi: 10.1016 /j.jrurstud.2014.09.006

Gauthier, A.H. ,Emery, T. (2014) Generations and Gender Programme: A Research Infrastructure For Analyzing Relationships over theLife-Course. In Dusa, A., Nelle, D., Stock, G., Wagner,G.G. (eds.) Facing the Future: European Research Infrastructures for the Humanities and Social Sciences. Berlin: SCIVERO Verlag: 99-108.

Henkens ,K. , van Solinge, H. (2014) Bridge employment in the Netherlands: Who, What and Why? In Alcover, C., Depolo, M., Fraccaroli, F., Topa, G. (eds.) Bridge Employment: A Research Handbook. London: Routledge: 27-51.

Herbers, D.J., Mulder, C.H., Mòdenes, J.A. (2014) Moving out of home ownership in later life: The influence of the family and housing careers. Housing Studies 29(7): 910-936. doi: 10.1080/02673037.2014.923090

Hershey, D., Henkens, K. (2014) Impact of different types of retirement transitions on perceived satisfaction with life. The Gerontologist 54(2): 232-244. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnt006

Janssen, F. (2014) Voorspelling van levensverwachting kan beter. Tijdschrift voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie 45(4): 183-187.

Kibele, E.U.B. (2014) Individual-and area-level effects on mortality risk in Germany, both East and West, among male Germans aged 65+. International Journal of Public Health 59(3): 439-448. doi:10.1007/s00038-013-0480-3

Kibele, E. , Klüsener, S., & Scholz, R. (2014) Regional mortality disparities in Germany: long-term dynamics and possible determinants. MPIDR Working Paper WP-2014-009. Rostock: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research.

King, R., Cela, E., Fokkema, T., Vullnetari, J. (2014) The migration and well-being of the zero generation: Transgenerational care, grandparenting, and loneliness amongst albanian older people. Population, Space and Place 20(8): 728-738. doi: 10.1002/psp.1895

Klijs, B. , Nusselder, W.J., Looman, C.W., Mackenbach, J.P. (2014) Educational disparities in the burden of disability: contributions of disease prevalence and disabling impact. Am J Public Health 104(8): e141-8. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.30192

Klijs, B., Nusselder W.J., Mackenbach J.P. (2014) Nationwide individual record linkage study showed poor agreement of causes of death and hospital diagnoses at individual level but reasonable agreement at population level. J Clin Epidemiol 67(2): 160-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.07.017

Kruis, A.L., Smidt, N., Assendelft, W.J., Gussekloo, J., Boland, M.R., Rutten-van Mölken, M., Chavannes, N.H. (2014) Cochrane corner: is integrated disease management for patients with COPD effective? Thorax 69(11):1053-5.

Korevaar, D.A., Wang, J., Van Enst, W.A., Leeflang, M.M., Hooft, L., Smidt, N., Bossuyt, P.M.M. (2014) Reporting diagnostic accuracy studies: Some improvements after 9 Years of standards for reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies. Radiology .

la Bastide-van Gemert, S., Stolk, R.P., van den Heuvel, E.R., Fidler, V. (2014) Causal inference algorithms can be useful in life course epidemiology. J Clin Epidemiol 67(2): 190-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.07.019

Meijering, L., Lager, D. (2014) Home-making of older Antillean immigrants in the Netherlands. Ageing & Society 34(5): 859-875. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X12001377

Mirzada, F., Schimberg, A.S., Engelaer, F.M., Bijwaard,G.E., van Bodegom, D., Westendorp, R.G.J et al. (2014) Arts and ageing; Life expectancy of historical artists in the low countries. PLoS One9(1). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082721

Muszyńska M., Fihel, A.,Janssen, F. (2014) Role of smoking in the regional variation in mortality in Poland. Addiction 109(11): 1931-1941. doi: 10.1111/add.12672

Oude Mulders, J., van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K., Schippers, J. (2014) How likely are employers to rehire older workers after mandatory retirement? A vignette study among managers. De Economist 162(4). doi: 10.1007/s10645-014-9234-8

Präg, P., Mills, M., Wittek, R.P.M. (2014) Income and income inequality as social determinants of health: Do social comparisons play a role? European Sociological Review 30(2): 218-229. doi: 10.1093/esr/jct035

Saha, U.R., Soest, A.H.O., Bijwaard, G.E. (2014) Cause-specific neonataldeaths in rural Bangladesh, 1987-2005: Levels, trends and determinants. Population Studies 68(3): 247-263. doi: 10.1080/00324728.2014.902094

Schoenmakers,E., van Tilburg, T., Fokkema, T. (2014) Awareness of riskfactors for loneliness among third agers. Ageing & Society 34(6): 1035-1051. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X12001419

Steverink, N. (2014) Successful development and aging well: theory and intervention. In: Pachana, N.A. and Laidlaw, K. (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Geropsychology. Oxford: Oxford University Press: 84-103.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K. (2016) Comparing the effects of defaults in organ donation systems. Social Science & Medicine 106: 137-142. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.01.052

van den Bogaard,L., Henkens, K., Kalmijn, M. (2014) So now what? Effectsof retirement on civic engagement. Ageing& Society 34(7): 1170-1192. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X13000019

van den Bogaard,L., Henkens, K., Kalmijn, M. (2014) Pasts that last: The moderating role of educationand former occupation for men's volunteering after retirement. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 36: 87-100. doi: 10.1016/j.rssm.2014.02.004

v an der Stegen, R.H.M., Koren, L.P.H., Harteloh, P.P.M., Kardaun, W.P.F., F. Janssen (2014) A novel time series approach to bridge coding changes with a consistent solution across causes of death. European Journal of Population 30: 317-335. doi: 10.1007/s10680-013-9307-4

van Solinge, H., Henkens, K. (2014)Work-related factors as predictors in the retirement decision-making process of older workers in the Netherlands. Ageing & Society 34(9): 1551-1574. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X13000330

Willems, J.I., Otto, S.J., Klijs, B., de Koning, H.J. (2014) Screening for type 2 diabetes in a high-risk population: effects of a negative screening test after 4 years follow-up. Ann Behav Med. 47(1):102-10. doi: 10.1007/s12160-013-9525-3.

Professional Publications

de Beer, J.A.A. (2014) Will Nico's grandsonreach an age of 100 years? Invan Dalen, H., Esveldt, I., (eds.) Nico van Nimwegen: The resourceful demographer: Liber Amicorum. The Hague: Netherlands Interdisciplinary DemographicInstitute: 99-101.

Damman, M., Henkens, K., Kalmijn, M. (2014) Family histories and women's retirement: the role of childbearing and maritalexperiences. Tilburg: Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR): 1-25. (NETSPAR Discussion Papers; DP 05/2014-033). doi: 10.2139/ssrn.2471444

Elshof, H. (2014) Sterke daling leerlingen basisscholen in landelijk gebied. NIDI-Webartikel 2014-01, april 2014. Available at:

Elshof, H., van Wissen, L. J. G. (2014) Basisscholen Noord-Nederland onder druk . Demos 30(7): 4-7.

Janssen, F., Smidt, N. N. Steverink (2014) HAPS seminar: The social context of healthy ageing . Tijdschrift voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie 45(5): 305-308.

Janssen, F. (2014) De rookepidemie en de levensverwachting: langer leven en kleinere sterfteverschillen [The smoking epidemic and life expectancy: living longer with less mortality differences]. Demos 30(1): 1-3.

Kibele, E. (2014) Changing patterns: Regional mortality differences and the East-West divide in Germany Blog entry. Accessible at

Metta, E., Haisma, H., Kessy, F., Hutter, I., Bailey, A. (2014) "We have become doctors for ourselves": motives for malaria self-care among adults in southeastern Tanzania . Malaria journal 13(1): 249. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-13-249

Oude Mulders, J., Henkens, K.,Schippers, J. (2014) Met pensioen en toch aan het werk- het werkgeversperspectief. M & O: tijdschrift voor management en organisatie 68(3): 43-56.

Schoenmakers, E., Fokkema, T., van Tilburg, T. (2014) Eenzaamheid is moeilijk op te lossen en treft niet alleen ouderen. Demos 30(08): 5-7.

Thijsen, A., Wiegersma, S., Deeg, D., F. Janssen (2014) Leeftijd is meer dan een getal: subjectieve leeftijd en subjectieve levensverwachting onder Nederlandse ouderen. [ Age is more than a number - subjective age and subjective remaining life expectancy among Dutch older males and females] Bevolkingstrends 2014: 1-14.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2014) De redelijkheid en waarschijnlijkheid van demotie. EconomischStatistische Berichten 99(4698): 708-711

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2014) Demotie: panacee in een vergrijzende arbeidsmarkt? Demos 30(4): 8.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens,K. (2014) Keuzevrijheid in pensioen?Demos 30(10): 8.

van Dalen, H.P., Henkens, K. (2014) Goedkope praatjes over keuzevrijheid in pensioen. MeJudice.

van der Gaag, N.L., de Beer, J.A.A. (2014) Nieuwe tinten grijs?. Pensioen, Bestuur & Management 11(3): 17-18.

van der Gaag, N.L., de Beer, J.A.A. (2014) Nieuwe tinten grijs? Demos 30(2): 5-7.

van der Gaag, N.L., van Duin, C. (2014) Later AOW, meer werkenden? Demos 30(3): 4-7.

van Poppel, F.W.A., van de Kaa, D.J., Bijwaard, G.E. (2014)De levensverwachting van kunstenaars in de Lage Landen, 15e - 20e eeuw. RKD Bulletin 22(1): 21-28.

van Poppel, F.W.A., van de Kaa, D.J., Bijwaard, G.E. (2014) De lengte van het kunstenaarsleven in de Lage Landen. Demos 30(2): 1-4.

Witter, Y., Fokkema, T. (2014) Pendelende migrantenop latere leeftijd. Demos 30(5): 5-7.

Publications 2013

Scientific Publications

Bielderman, A., van der Schans, C.P., van Lieshout, M-R. J., de Greef, M.H.G., Boersma, F., Krijnen, W.P., N. Steverink (2013) Multidimensional structure of the Groningen Frailty Indicator in community-dwelling older people. BMC Geriatrics 13(1): 86. DOI: 10.1186/10.1186/1471-2318-13-86

Brouwer S.I., Stolk R.P., Liem E.T., Lemmink K.A., E. Corpeleijn (2013) The role of fitness in the association between fatness and cardiometabolic risk from childhood to adolescence. Pediatr Diabetes 14(1): 57-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2012.00893.x.

Ellwardt, L. , Aartsen, M., Deeg, D., N. Steverink (2013) Does Loneliness Mediate the Relation between Social Support and Cognitive Functioning in Later Life? Social Science & Medicine 98: 116-124. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.09.002

Janssen, F. , van Wissen, L.J.G., A.E. Kunst (2013) Including the smoking epidemic in internationally coherent mortality projections. Demography 50(4): 1341-1362

Kibele, E ., Janssen, F. (2013) Distortion of regional old-age mortality due to late-life migration in the Netherlands?. Demographic Research 29: 105-132. doi:10.4054/DemRes.2013.29.5

Kibele, E.U.B. , Jasilionis, D., Shkolnikov, V.M. (2013) Widening socioeconomic differences in mortality among men aged 65 years and older in Germany. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 67(5): 453-457. doi:10.1136/jech-2012-201761

Liem, E.T., van Buuren, S., Sauer, P.J., Jaspers, M., Stolk, R.P., Reijneveld, S.A. (2013) Growth during infancy and childhood, and adiposity at age 16 years: ages 2 to 7 years are pivotal. J Pediatr 162(2): 287-92. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2012.07.053.

Meijer, J.L., Bockting, C.L., Stolk, R.P., Kotov, R., Ormel, J., Burger, H. (2013) Associations of life events during pregnancy with longitudinal change in symptoms of antenatal anxiety and depression. Midwifery 30(5): 526-531. doi:10.1016/j.midw.2013.06.008.

Mills, M. , Blossfeld, H.P. (2013) The Second Demographic Transition meets Globalization: A comprehensive theory to understand changes in family formation in an era of uncertainty, In: A. Evans and J. Baxter (eds.) Negotiating the Life Course. New York: Springer.

Mills, M. (2013) Globalization and Family Life,” In: A. Abela and J. Walker (eds.) Contemporary Issues in Family Studies: Global Perspectives on Partnerships, Parenting and Support in a Changing World, Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

van der Pers, M. , Mulder, C.H. (2013) The regional dimension of intergenerational proximity in the Netherlands. Population, Space and Place 19(5): 505-521. doi: 10.1002/psp.1729

Wittek, R. , Snijders, T.A.B., Nee, V. (eds.) (2013). The Handbook of Rational Choice Social Research. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press.

Zijlema, W.L., Stolk, R.P., Löwe, B., Rief, W., BioSHaRE , White P.D., Rosmalen, J.G. (2013) How to assess common somatic symptoms in large-scale studies: A systematic review of questionnaires. J Psychosom Res 74(6): 459-68. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2013.03.093

Professional Publications

Douma, L., Meijering, L. (2013) Aal goud? Agora. Magazine voor sociaal-ruimtelijke vraagstukken 29(3): 27-29.

Kibele, E. (2013) Arme sterben jünger. Die Unterschiede zwischen den sozialen Schichten wachsen. Demografische Forschung Aus Erster Hand, 3, 1-2. (Summary of the article by Kibele, Jasilionis & Shkolnikov 2013)

Lager, D., Meijering, L. (2013) Woongemeenschap voor Caribische ouderen. Agora: Magazine voor Sociaal-Ruimtelijke Vraagstukken 29(3): 20-22.

Meijering, L. (2013) Ouder worden in De Bouwen. Geografie 22(3): 6.

Oldenkamp, M., de Klerk, M., Wagemakers, A. (2013) Beperkt contact? De relatie tussen functionele beperkingen en netwerkkenmerken. Tijdschrift voor gezondheidswetenschappen 91(8): 478-488.

Sirin, I., Janssen, F. (2013) Determination of ideal pension age and developments in ageing: A case study for Turkey. Journal of Social Security 3(1): 79-100.

Visser, S. , Douma, L.E. (2013) Report Perceptions on health care of People with diabetes.

Janssen, F., van Wissen, L.J.G. , Kunst, A.E. (2013) Life expectancy is increasing - but by how much exactly? Population Europe - Pop Digest 22-07-2013. .

Publications 2012

Scientific Publications

Conkova, N., Bailey, A. (2012) The graveyard is the biggest neighbourhoud. Experience of ageing and social support in the depopulating village of Bania, Bulgaria . Naselenie Review 1 - 2.

Cramm, J.M., Strating, M.M.H., de Vreede, P.L., Steverink, N.P., Nieboer, A.P. (2012 ) Validation of the Self-Management Ability Scale (SMAS) and development and validation of a shorter scale (SMAS-S) among older patients shortly after hospitalisation. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 10:9. doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-10-9

Janssen, F. , Spriensma, A. (2012) The contribution of smoking to regional mortality differences in the Netherlands. Demographic Research 27: 233-260. doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2012.27.9

Kibele, E.U.B. (2012) Regional mortality differences in Germany (Demographic Research Monographs). Dordrecht, Heidelberg, New York, London: Springer.

Mills, M. (2012) Family Systems, Kinshi. In Anheier, H., Juergensmeyer, M. (eds.) Encyclopedia of Global Studies . London, UK: Sage Publications: 554-56.

Qin, L., Stolk R.P., E. Corpeleijn (2012) Motorized transportation, social status, and adiposity: the China Health and Nutrition Survey (2012) Am J Prev Med. 43(1):1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2012.03.022

Professional Publications

Douma, L., Meijering, L. (2012) Nooit meer de stad in. Geografie van de beroerte [‘Never going into town again’. Geographies of stroke patients]. Geografie 21(1): 30-31.

Hutter, I. (2012) Gezond en wel ouder worden in Noord Nederland: kansen voor toenemende participatie. Geron 14(3): 37-39.

Klaassens, M., Meijering, L., Hutter, I. (2012) De participatieve benadering in de ouderenzorg: Zorg Zonder Regels in De Hoven, FRW report.

Scholz, R., Jdanov, D., Kibele, E., Grigoriev, P. (2007-2012; annual updates) Human Mortality Database background and documentation: About mortality data for Germany. Data documentation for the Human Mortality Database. Accessible at

Scholz, R., Jdanov, D., Kibele, E., Grigoriev, P. (2007-2012; annual updates) Human Mortality Database background and documentation: About mortality data for East Germany. Data documentation for the Human Mortality Database. Accessible at

Scholz, R., Jdanov, D., Kibele, E., Grigoriev, P.(2007-2012; annual updates) Human Mortality Database background and documentation: About mortality data for West Germany. Data documentation for the Human Mortality Database. Accessible at

Sibande, M., Hutter, I. (2012) Participatory approach and community empowerment in Safe Motherhood in Malawi. URSI Report 340. ISBN 978-90-367-5525-2s.

Steverink, N . (2012). Selbstmanagement und psychisches Wohlbefinden bei älteren Menschen. In: Hans-Werner Wahl, Clemens Tesch-Römer, & Jochen Philipp Ziegelmann (Hrsg.). Angewandte Gerontologie: Interventionen für ein gutes Altern in     100 Schlüsselbegriffen. Stuttgart, Deutschland: Kohlhammer: 310-316.

Steverink, N. (2012). Psychisch welbevinden op latere leeftijd. De Canon van de Gerontologie.

Steverink, N. (2012). Zelfmanagement op latere leeftijd. De Canon van de Gerontologie.

van Hoven, B., Brouwer, A. E., Meijering, L. (2012) Introduction: ageing and well-being - where and how do older adults live? European Spatial Research & Policy 19(1).

Van Hoven, B., Douma, L.E. (2012) 'We make ourselves at home wherever we are'- Older people's placemaking in Newton Hall. European Spatial Reseach and Policy 19(1): 65-79. doi: 10.2478/v10105-012-0006-7

Publications 2011

Scientific Publications

Fortier, I., Doiron, D., Little, J., Ferretti, V., L'Heureux, F., Stolk, R.P., Knoppers, B.M., Hudson, T.J., Burton, P.R. (2011) International Harmonization Initiative. Is rigorous retrospective harmonization possible? Application of the DataSHaPER approach across 53 large studies. Int J Epidemiol 40(5): 1314-28. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyr106

Hennink, M., Hutter, I., Bailey, A. (2011) Qualitative Research Methods. London: Sage Publishers.

Lager, D., van Hoven, B., Meijering, L. (2011) Places that matter: place attachment and wellbeing of older Antillean migrants in the Netherlands. European Spatial Research and Policy 19(1): 81–94 . doi: 10.2478/v10105-012-0007-6

Mills, M. (2011) Introducing Survival and Event History Analysis (in R). Thousand Oaks, CA/London: Sage.

Steverink, N. , Veenstra, R., Oldehinkel, A.J., Gans, R.O.B., Rosmalen, J.G.M. (2011) Is social stress in the first half of life detrimental to later physical and mental health in both men and women? European Journal of Ageing 8: 21-30. doi 10.1007/s10433-011-0178-4.

Professional Publications

Kibele, E. (2011) Regionale Demografie in Deutschland: Der Süden erwartet mehr vom Leben [Regional Demography. The South expects more from life]. Max Planck Society: Yearbook 2011; accessible online at

Kuiper, D., Pool, M., Visser, A., Steverink, N. (2011). GRIP en GLANS. KiZ: Tijdschrift over Kwaliteit en veiligheid in Zorg 2: 16-17.

Meijering, L. (2012) Ageing in urban neighbourhoods (book review). European Spatial Research and Policy 19(1): 161-163.

Publications 2010

Scientific Publications

Gerritsen, D.L., Steverink, N., Frijters, D.H.M., Ooms, M.E., Ribbe, M.W. (2010) Social well-being and its measurement in the nursing home, the SWON scale. Journal of Clinical Nursing 19: 1243-1251. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2009.03169.x

Post, W.J., Buijs, C., Stolk, R.P., de Vries, E.G., le Cessie, S. (2010) The analysis of longitudinal quality of life measures with informative drop-out: a pattern mixture approach. Qual Life Res. 19(1):137-48. doi: 10.1007/s11136-009-9564-1

Qin, L., Knol, M.J., Corpeleijn, E., Stolk, R.P. (2010) Does physical activity modify the risk of obesity for type 2 diabetes: a review of epidemiological data. Eur J Epidemiol 25(1): 5-12. doi: 10.1007/s10654-009-9395-y

Rolfe Ede, L., Loos, R.J., Druet, C., Stolk, R.P., Ekelund, U., Griffin, S.J., Forouhi, N.G., Wareham, N.J., Ong, K.K. (2010) Association between birth weight and visceral fat in adults. Am J Clin Nutr. 92(2): 347-52. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.2010.29247.

Sibbritt, D.W., Byles, J.E., Tavener, M. (2010) Older Australian women's use of dentists: A longitudinal analysis over 6 years. Australian Journal on Ageing 29(1): 14-20. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-6612.2010.00396.x

Publications 2009

Scientific Publications

Corpeleijn, E., Bakker, S.J., Stolk, R.P. (2009) Obesity and impaired renal function: potential for lifestyle intervention? Eur J Epidemiol. 24(6): 275-80. doi: 10.1007/s10654-009-9345-8

Stolk, R.P., Hutter, I., Wittek, R.P. (2009) Population ageing research: a family of disciplines. Eur J Epidemiol 24(11):715-8. doi: 10.1007/s10654-009-9398-8

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