How Many Elders Receive Assistance?: A Cross-National Comparison
Journal of Aging and Health
To examine models of informal support received by elders in the United States and Sweden and to test whether differences in informal support appear to stem from demographic differences between the nations alone or whether cultural and historical differences must also be considered.
Davey, Adam; Femia, Elia; Shea, Dennis G.; Zarit, Steven H.; Sundström, Gerdt; Berg, Stig; and Smyer, Michael A.. "How Many Elders Receive Assistance?: A Cross-National Comparison." Journal of Aging and Health 11, no. 2 (1999) : 199-220.