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Risk Factors for Homelessness among Women Veterans Cover

Financial Readiness | Sep 07, 2012

Abstract “Background: Women veterans are three to four times more likely than non-veteran women to become homeless. However, their risk factors for homelessness have not been defined. Methods: Case-...

Do Homeless Veterans Have the Same Needs and Outcomes as Non-Veterans? Cover

Financial Readiness | Aug 24, 2012

Abstract “Although veterans have been found to be at increased risk for homelessness as compared to non-veterans, it is not clear whether those who are homeless have more severe health problems or p...

Associations Between Health-Related Quality of Life and Financial Barriers to Ca Cover

Financial Readiness | Aug 30, 2013

Abstract “The authors of this study examined the association between health-related quality of life and financial barriers to care, defined as not getting the needed care due to cost considerations....

The Effect of 21st Century Military Service on Civilian Labor and Educational Ou Cover

Financial Readiness | Aug 29, 2014

Abstract “I estimate the effect of military service during the Afghanistan and Iraq wars on civilian labor and educational outcomes using several empirical methodologies including sibling fixed effe...

“Homelessness and Trauma Go Hand-in-Hand”: Pathways to Homelessness among Wo Cover

Financial Readiness | May 31, 2013

Abstract “Background: Veterans comprise a disproportionate fraction of the nation’s homeless population, with women veterans up to four times more likely to be homeless than non-veteran women. Thi...

Financial Well-Being and Post-Deployment Adjustment among Iraq and Afghanistan W Cover

Financial Readiness | May 09, 2014

 Abstract “Research has yet to examine the relationship between financial well-being and community reintegration of veterans. To address this, we analyzed data from n=1,388 Iraq and Afghanistan War...

Housing Instability and Mental Distress Among US Veterans Cover

Financial Readiness | Mar 21, 2014

Abstract “Evidence has suggested increased risk for homelessness and suicide among veterans, but little is known about the associations between housing instability and psychological distress (includ...

The Effect of Veterans Benefits on Education and Earnings Cover

Financial Readiness | Apr 06, 2012

Abstract “Veterans’ benefits that subsidize education and training constitute the largest federal program for student aid. Using data from the 1987 Survey of Veterans, the author presents estimat...

The Potential for Health-Related Uses of Mobile phones and Internet with Homeles Cover

Financial Readiness | Dec 19, 2014

Abstract “Background: Addressing the health needs of homeless veterans is a priority in the United States, and, although information technologies can potentially improve access to and engagement in...