Pieter Dudal
Ghent University
8Publications
1H-index
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Published on Mar 1, 2019in Health & Place 3.00
Pieter Dudal1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Ghent University),
Piet Bracke25
Estimated H-index: 25
(Ghent University)
Abstract Empirical research has consistently shown that overeducation is positively associated with depressive symptoms. However, little is known about the cross-national variation of this association. This study investigates the issue by examining how macro-economic factors and labor-market policies moderate the link between two objective measures of overeducation (the realized-matches and job-analyst methods) and depressive symptoms. Analysis is based on individual-level data from the European...
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Published on Jul 1, 2018in Society and mental health 0.96
Pieter Dudal1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Ghent University),
Dieter Verhaest11
Estimated H-index: 11
(Katholieke Universiteit Leuven),
Piet Bracke25
Estimated H-index: 25
(Ghent University)
There is little theoretical understanding of why educational inequalities in depression are larger in some countries than in others. The current research tries to fill this gap by focusing on the way in which important labor market processes, specifically upgrading and polarization, affect the relationship between education and depression. Analyses are based on a subsample, aged between 20 and 65, in 26 countries participating in the European Social Survey (N = 56,881) in 2006, 2012, and 2014. T...
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Published on Sep 1, 2016in International Journal of Public Health
Pieter Dudal1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Ghent University),
Piet Bracke25
Estimated H-index: 25
(Ghent University)
Objectives To investigate (1) the size of absolute and relative educational inequalities in depression, (2) their variation between European countries, and (3) their relationship with underlying prevalence rates.
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