Beth J. Soldo

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Steering Committee

Contact Information

Population Studies Center
3718 Locust Walk, 242 McNeil Bldg.
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6298
Phone: 215.898.1535
Fax: 215.898.2124


B.A., Fordham University, Bronx, NY
M.A., Duke University, Durham, NC
Ph.D., Duke University, Durham, NC

Research and Projects

Selected Recent Publications

Wong, R, Kitayama, KE, and Soldo, BJ. Ethnic Differences in Time Transfers from Adult Children to Elderly Parents: Unobserved Heterogeneity across Families?. Research on Aging, 21(4): 144-175. [1999]

Wong, R, Capoferro, C, and Soldo BJ. Financial Assistance from Middle-aged Couples to Parents and Children: Racial and Ethnic Differences. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 54B(3): S145-S153. [1999]

Soldo, BJ, Hurd, M, Rodgers, WL, Wallace, R. Asset and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old: An Overview of the AHEAD Baseline. Special Issue of The Journal of Gerontology Series B: 1-20. [1997]

Wolf, DA, Freedman, V, and B .J. Soldo, BJ. The Division of Family Labor: Care for Elderly Parents. Special Issue of The Journal of Gerontology Series B: 102-109. [1997]

Henretta, JC, Hill, MS, Lei, W, Soldo, BJ, and Wolf, DA. Selection of Children to Provide Care: The Effects of Earlier Parental Transfers. Special Issue of The Journal of Gerontology Series B: 110-120. [1997]

Soldo, BJ. Cross Pressures on Middle-Aged Adults: A Broader View. Guest Editorial, Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences, 51B(6): S271-S273. [1996]