November 22, 2017

Linkage between civic engagement in adolescence and physical and mental health status in young adulthood

Linkage between civic engagement in adolescence and physical and mental health status in young adulthood. (P. Ballard, UCB; L. Hoyt, Fordham U.; M. Pachucki, U. Amherst)

This project uses AddHealth data to assess how civic engagement affects trajectories into adulthood. The researchers have completed their analysis, presented their work at the 2017 meeting of the Society for Research on Child Development. A manuscript based on the study has been accepted in peer-reviewed literature. Stay tuned for updates!