News

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COVID-19 Research Initiatives in the HRS International Network

Workshop: Genomics for Social Scientists- Epigenetics

January 11-14, 2021
Online Course
Hosted by the Survey Research Center,
Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

HRS 1940 Census Data

The 1940 Census Data V1.0 file is now available on the HRS website.

HRS Tracker 2018 (Early, Version 1.0)

The HRS Tracker 2018 file (Early, Version 1.0) is now available.

Health and Retirement Contextual Data Resource

July 24, 2020

The Health and Retirement Study Contextual Data Resource (HRS-CDR) is a collection of user-friendly datasets that enable researchers to study the impact of place on health and well-being among HRS respondents.

Recent HRS-CDR releases are listed below.

Industry and Occupations Data (V5)

July 24, 2020

The Industry and Occupation Data (V5) now includes data through 2016.

Child Zip Code (2004-2016)

July 24, 2020

The Child Zip Codes (2004-2016) file V7.0 has been updated to include data through 2016.

2020 Summer Workshop: Introduction to the Health and Retirement Study-UPDATE

June 8-12, 2020
Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques

Updated Information Now Available.

Webinar: Harmonized Cognitive Assessment Protocol

Register Here
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
12 to 1 p.m. ET

Cross-Wave Imputation of Cognitive Functioning Measures 1992-2016 (Version 6.0)

December 18, 2019

The Cross-Wave Imputation of Cognitive Functioning Measures 1992-2016 (Version 6.0) is now available.