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Wickham, S., Whitehead, M., Taylor-Robinson, D., & Barr, B. (2017). The effect of a transition into poverty on child and maternal mental health: a longitudinal analysis of the UK Millennium Cohort Study. The Lancet Public Health. doi:10.1016/s2468-2667(17)30011-7

Lager, A., Seblova, D., Falkstedt, D., & Lövdén, M. (2016). Cognitive and emotional outcomes after prolonged education: a quasi-experiment on 320,182 Swedish boys. International Journal of Epidemiology. doi:10.1093/ije/dyw093

Rougeaux, E., Hope, S., Law, C., Pearce, A. (2017). Have health inequalities changed during childhood in the New Labour generation? Findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study. BMJ Open, 7:e012868. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012868

Evans, G.W. (2016, December). Childhood poverty and adult psychological well-being. PNAS, 113(52), 14949–14952. doi:10.1073/pnas.1604756114

McKenna, C.S., Law, C., Pearce, A. (2016, October). Financial Strain, Parental Smoking, and the Great Recession: An Analysis of the UK Millennium Cohort Study (BBrief Report). Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 0(0), 1-5. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntw269

Fridell Lif, E., Brännström, L., Vinnerljung, B., Hjern, A. (2016, October). Childhood Adversities and Later Economic Hardship among Swedish Child Welfare Clients: Cumulative Disadvantage or Disadvantage Saturation?. British Journal of Social Work. doi:10.1093/bjsw/bcw16

Gunnlaugsson, G., Einarsdóttir, J. (2016). 'All’s well in Iceland?' Austerity measures, labour market initiatives, and health and well-being of children. Nordisk Välfärdsforskning, Nordic Welfare Research, Årgang 1, NR. 1. DOI: 10.18261/ISSN.2464-4161-2016-01-04

Wehby, G., Dave, D., Kaestner, R. (2016). Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health. Working Paper 22373, NBER Working Paper Series, National Burearu of Economic Research, June 2016. 48p.

Mazza, J. R., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R. E., Michel, G., Salla, J., Lambert, J., Zunzunegui, M. V., Côté, S. M. (2016). Poverty and behavior problems trajectories from 1.5 to 8 years of age: Is the gap widening between poor and non-poor children? Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 51(8), 1083-1092. doi:10.1007/s00127-016-1252-1

Mazza, J. R., Pingault, J., Booij, L., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R., Lambert, J., Zunzunegui, M. V. Côté, S. M. (2016). Poverty and behavior problems during early childhood: The mediating role of maternal depression symptoms and parenting. International Journal of Behavioral Development. doi:10.1177/0165025416657615

Rachel Poulain (2015). Changing the Conversation About the Early Years from The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation Action Toolkit produced for The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation documentary series. California Newsreel. 5p.

Komro, K. A., Livingston, M. D., Markowitz, M. D., & Wagenaar, A. C. (2016, August). The Effect of an Increased Minimum Wage on Infant Mortality and Birth Weight. AJPH Research, 106, 1514-1516.

Leigh, J. P. (2016, August). Could Raising the Minimum Wage Improve the Public’s Health? Could Raising the Minimum Wage Improve the Public’s Health?. AJPH Research, 106(8), 1355-1366. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2016.303221

Krisberg, K. (2016). Childhood poverty associated with chronic disease, quality of health. The Nation's Health: A Publication of the American Public Health Association.

Luby, J., Belden, A., Botteron, K., Marrus, N., Harms, M. P., Babb, C., Nishino, T., Barch, D. (2013). The Effects of Poverty on Childhood Brain Development: The Mediating Effect of Caregiving and Stressful Life Events. JAMA Pediatrics, 167(12), 1135. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.3139

Jednoróg, K., Altarelli, I., Monzalvo, K., Fluss, J., Dubois, J., Billard, C., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Ramus, F. (2012). The Influence of Socioeconomic Status on Children’s Brain Structure. PLoS ONE, 7(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0042486

Rienke Bannink, Anna Pearce, Steven Hope. Family income and young adolescents’ perceived social position: associations with self-esteem and life satisfaction in the UK Millennium Cohort Study, Archive in Disease in Childhood, 2016;0:1–5. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2015-309651

Geir Gunnlaugsson. Child health in times of austerity as a result of the economic crisis that started in 2008, Foundation Acta Pædiatrica 105, 2016, pp. 125–126.

Geir Gunnlaugsson. Child health in Iceland before and after the economic collapse in 2008. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 2015;0:1–8. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2014-307196

Yekaterina Chzhen. Perceptions of the Economic Crisis in Europe: Do Adults in Households with Children Feel a Greater Impact?, Social Indicators Research (Impact Factor: 1.4). 04/2015; DOI: 10.1007/s11205-015-0956-z

John Frank, Catherine Bromley, Larry Doi, Michelle Estrade, Ruth Jepson, John McAteer, Tony Robertson, Morag Treanor, Andrew Williams. Seven key investments for health equity across the lifecourse: Scotland versus the rest of the UK, Social Science & Medicine 140 (2015) 136-146.

Jonathan Bradshaw and Yekaterina Chzhen. Outcomes of the crisis for pensioners and children, Belgisch Tijdschrift Voor Sociale Zikerheid, 1e trimester, 2015, pp. 37-49.

Jonathan Bradshaw. Child poverty and child well-being, in In Defence of Welfare 2 (Edited by Liam Foster, Anne Brunton, Chris Deeming, Tina Haux), Social Policy Association, 2015, pp. 62-64.

David Taylor-Robinson, Sophie Wickham and Ben Barr. Child health at risk from welfare cuts: Poverty has an enduring influence on children’s development, health outcomes, and survival, BMJ 2015;351:h5330. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.h5330

Nick Spencer, Luis Rajmil, David Taylor-Robinson, Takis Panagiotopoulos on behalf of ISSOP. ISSOP Position Statement on the impact of austerity on child health and well being, 2015, 12 pgs.

Nicholas J Spencer, Clare M Blackburn, Janet M Read. Disabling chronic conditions in childhood and socioeconomic disadvantage: a systematic review and meta-analyses of observational studies, BMJ Open 2015;5:e007062. DOI:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-007062

Gill Main and Jonathan Bradshaw. Child poverty and social exclusion: Final report of 2012 PSE study, Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK, Economic & Social Research Council, 2014, 29 pages.

David Taylor-Robinson, Margaret Whitehead and Ben Barr. Great leap backwards: The UK’s austerity programme has disproportionately affected children and people with disabilities, BMJ 2014;34:g7350

Rauscher, E. and Elliott III, W. (2014) The Effect of Wealth Inequality on Higher Education Outcomes: A Critical Review. Sociology Mind, 4, 282-297. doi: 10.4236/sm.2014.44029 (Open access to full text via Scientific Research)

Jerker Karlén, Johnny Ludvigsson, Max Hedmark, Åshild Faresjö, Elvar Theodorsson, Tomas Faresjö. Early Psychosocial Exposures, Hair Cortisol Levels, and Disease Risk, Social Policy and Society, Pediatrics, Volume 135, number 6, June 2015 February 2015, pp 1 - 13. DOI: 10.1542/peds.2014-2561

Patricia J Lucas, Tricia Jessiman and Ailsa Cameron. Healthy Start: The Use of Welfare Food Vouchers by Low-Income Parents in England, Social Policy and Society, February 2015, pp 1 - 13. DOI: 10.1017/S1474746415000020

S Alkahtani, J Cherrill, C Millward, K Grayson, R Hilliam, H Sammons, I Choonara. Access to medicines by child refugees in the East Midlands region of England: a cross-sectional study, BMJ Open, vol. 4, Issue 12, 2014:e006421 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006421

Imti Choonara. Why children do not receive treatment (Editorial), Archives of Disease in Childhood, Volume 99, Issue 7, 2014. Arch Dis Child 2014;99:605-606 doi:10.1136/archdischild-2013-305257

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Housing’s and Neighborhoods’ Role in Shaping Children’s Future, Evidence Matters, Fall 2014.

Kate E. Pickett, Richard G. Wilkinson. Income inequality and health: A causal review Social Science & Medicine 128 (2015) 316e326. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.12.031

Elgar FJ, Pförtner TK, Moor I, De Clercq B, Stevens GW, Currie C. Socioeconomic inequalities in adolescent health 2002-2010: a time-series analysis of 34 countries participating in the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children study. Lancet. 2015 Feb 3. pii: S0140-6736(14)61460-4. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61460-4.

Hynek Pikhart, Milagros Ruiz, Joana Morrison, Peter Goldblatt & Michael Marmot. Final Scientific Report: Social Inequalities in early childhood health and development, evidence and policy implications, Published as part of the DRIVERS for Health Equity project, Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, September 2014, 24 pages.

Nick Spencer, Lyndall Strazdins. Socioeconomic disadvantage and onset of childhood chronic disabling conditions: a cohort study. Arch Dis Child 2014;0:1–6. Online First, published on September 19, 2014 as 10.1136/archdischild-2013-305634. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2013-305634.

Gary W. Evans and Rochelle C. Cassells. Childhood Poverty, Cumulative Risk Exposure, and Mental Health in Emerging Adults. Clinical Psychological Science 2014 2: 287. Originally published online 1 October 2013. doi: 10.1177/2167702613501496.

Stephen R. Crook and Gary W. Evans. The Role of Planning Skills in the Income–Achievement Gap. Child Development, March/April 2014, Volume 85, Number 2, Pages 405–411.

Pilyoung Kima, Gary W. Evans, Michael Angstadt, S. Shaun Ho, Chandra S. Sripada, James E. Swain, Israel Liberzon and K. Luan Phan. Effects of childhood poverty and chronic stress on emotion regulatory brain function in adulthood. PNAS, November 12, 2-14, vol. 110 no. 46, 18442-18447. Published online before print on October 21, 2013. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1308240110.

Jamie L. Hanson, Nicole Hair, Dinggang G. Shen, Feng Shi, John H. Gilmore, Barbara L. Wolfe, Seth D. Pollak. Family Poverty Affects the Rate of Human Infant Brain Growth. Canadian Journal of Public Health, December 2013; PLoS ONE 8(12): 1-9 / e80954. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0080954.

Nicolas L. Gilbert, Nathalie Auger, Russell Wilkins, Michael S. Kramer. Neighbourhood Income and Neonatal, Postneonatal and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Mortality in Canada, 1991-2005. Canadian Journal of Public Health, May/June 2013; vol. 103 no. 3: 187-192.

Karl Gauffin, Bo Vinnerljung, Mats Fridell, Morten Hesse & Anders Hjern. Addiction Research Report – Childhood socio-economic status, school failure and drug abuse: a Swedish national cohort study. Addiction, 2013;108:1441-1449. doi:10.1111/add.12169

Karl Gauffin, Tomas Hemmingsson & Anders Hjern. The effect of childhood socioeconomic position on alcohol-related disorders later in life: a Swedish national cohort study. J Epidemiol Community Health, 2013;67:932–938. doi:10.1136/jech-2013-202624

Nick Spencer, Mai Thanh Tu & Louise Séguin. Low Income/Socio-Economic Status in Early Childhood and Physical Health in Later Childhood/Adolescence: A Systematic Review. Matern Child Health Journal, 2013;17:424–431. doi:10.1007/s10995-012-1010-2

Lisa Kakinami, Louise Séguin, Marie Lambert, Lise Gauvin, Béatrice Nikiema & Gilles Paradis. Comparison of three lifecourse models of poverty in predicting cardiovascular disease risk in youth. Annals of Epidemiology, 2013;23:485–491. doi:10.1016/j.annepidem.2013.05.012

Clare M Blackburn, Nick Spencer & Janet M Read. Is the onset of disabling chronic conditions in later childhood associated with exposure to social disadvantage in earlier childhood? a prospective cohort study using the ONS Longitudinal Study for England and Wales. BMC Pediatrics, 2013;13:101. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-13-101

Frank J. Elgar, Bart De Clercq, Christina W. Schnohr, Phillippa Bird, Kate E. Pickett, Torbjørn Torsheim, Felix Hofmann & Candace Currie. Absolute and relative family affluence and psychosomatic symptoms in adolescents. Social Science & Medicine, 2013;91:25e31. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.04.030

Evans, G. W., Li, D., & Sepanski Whipple, S. (2013, April 8). Cumulative Risk and Child Development. Psychological Bulletin. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/a0031808

Jerker Karlén, Anneli Frostell, Elvar Theodorsson, Tomas Faresjö and Johnny, Maternal Influence on Child HPA Axis: A Prospective Study of Cortisol Levels in Hair, Pediatrics, published online October 7, 2013; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2013-1178, 10 p.

Gary W. Evans, Pilyoung Kim, Childhood Poverty, Chronic Stress, Self-Regulation, and Coping, Child Development Perspectives, Volume 7, Number 1, 2013, Pages 43-48.

Susan Woolfenden, Sharon Goldfeld, Shanti Raman, Valsa Eapen, Lynn Kemp, Katrina Williams, Inequity in child health: The importance of early childhood development, Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, published online March 29, 2013. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12171

Elspeth Webb, Poverty, maltreatment and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, published online April 5, 2013 Arch Dis Child. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2012-303578. Download full-text | Reference on Archives of Disease and Childhood

Béatrice Nikiéma, Lise Gauvin, Maria Victoria Zunzunegui & Louise Séguin. Longitudinal patterns of poverty and health in early childhood: exploring the influence of concurrent, previous, and cumulative poverty on child health outcomes. BMC Pediatrics, 2012,12:141. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-141

Louise Séguin, Béatrice Nikiéma, Lise Gauvin, Marie Lambert, Mai Thanh Tu, Lisa Kakinami, Gilles Paradis. Tracking Exposure to Child Poverty During the First 10 Years of Life in a Quebec Birth Cohort. Can J Public Health, 2012;103(4):270-76.

Esther Hafkamp-de Groen, Lenie van Rossem, Johan C de Jongste, Ashna D Mohangoo, Henriëtte A Moll, Vincent W V Jaddoe, Albert Hofman, Johan P Mackenbach, Hein Raat. The role of prenatal, perinatal and postnatal factors in the explanation of socioeconomic inequalities in preschool asthma symptoms: the Generation R Study, J Epidemiol Community Health, Published Online 20 January 2012; 66:1017–1024. doi:10.1136/jech-2011-200333


Trajectoires de pauvreté et santé des enfants à 10 ans : une analyse des données de la cohorte de l'ÉLDEQ, a series of talks presented by Louise Séguin in collaboration with INRICH and Centre Léa-Roback, Direction de santé publique de Montréal, October 29, 2013. (click titles to view on Youtube)