HRS News Items, Events, and Announcements

If you have a news item about an upcoming conference or other event, a publication based on HRS data products, or a research proposal of interest to HRS researchers, we'll be glad to consider it for inclusion on this site. Submit news items to hrsquestions@umich.edu.


RAND CAMS data release (Final, Version 2015v2)

Posted September 22, 2017

The RAND CAMS data release (Final, Version 2015v2) is now available.

HRS Polygenic Scores 2006-2010 Genetic Data

Posted July 20, 2017

The HRS Polygenic Scores 2006-2010 Genetic Data (Final, Version 1.0) is now available.

HRS Tracker 2014 (Final, Version 1.0)

Posted July 13, 2017

The HRS Tracker 2014 (Final, Version 1.0) is now available.

HRS at IAGG 2017: Pre-conference Workshop & More

Posted July 6, 2017

Cognition in the Health and Retirement Study and Around the Globe:
The Harmonized Cognitive Assessment Protocol

21st International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics
San Francisco, CA
July 22, 2017
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Room 2001 Moscone West (Convention Center)

2015 Life History Mail Survey (LHMS)

Posted June 12, 2017

Version 1.0 of the 2015 HRS Life History Mail Survey (LHMS) final release data is now available.

RAND HRS Exit and Post-Exit Interview Files and RAND HRS Exit/Post-Exit Finder File

Posted June 2, 2017

The RAND HRS Exit and Post-Exit Interview Files include all of the Respondent-level sections, but not the sections that are collected at other levels, such as G: Functional Limitations and Helpers (Helper).

RAND HRS Tax Calculations 2000 – 2014 (v1)

Posted May 24, 2017

The RAND HRS Tax Calculations 2000 – 2014 (v1) data contain information about federal, state, and FICA taxes for respondents to the HRS 2000 – 2014 surveys.

RAND HRS Family Data Files Release for the 1992 through 2012 Core Waves (v.2012)

Posted May 10, 2017

The RAND HRS Family Data Files Release for the 1992 through 2012 Core Waves (v.2012) is now available.

2014 HRS Core (Final Release, Version 1.0): Three variables in Section I have been updated.

Posted May 3, 2017

Due to errors discovered in the coding of physical measures eligibility, three variables have been replaced in Section I. The affected variables are:
OPMELIG
OI800
ONURSHM

Please download the new section I data and codebook to replace your current versions.

Upcoming HRS Exhibits

Posted February 17, 2017

Visit the HRS Exhibit Booth at these annual meetings and conferences.