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Correlational findings

Study Rohe & Stegman (1994): study US Baltimore, Maryland 1989

Public:
18+ aged, heads of low-income households, Baltimore city, United States, followed 18 months, 1989
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 283
Non Response:
Assessment:

assesment method not reported

Correlate

Authors's label
Form of tenure
Our Classification
Remarks
T1-T2 lag: 18 months
Operationalization
0: renter
1: buyer

Renters received monthly rent subsidies, while buyers received a one-time subsidy in the form of an eleven-thousand-dollar silent second mortgage.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-c Beta = +.25 p < .01 T1-T2 CHANGE in happiness, by T2 form of tenure.

Beta controlled for:
- T1 happiness (to capture change)
- demographic characteristics
  - age
  - sex
  - marital status
  - education
  - income
- occupational status
- housing condition
- neighborhood satisfaction
- housing type