Cross-Wave Longitudinal Other Person Number (LOPN)

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The Longitudinal Other Person Number files have been prepared to facilitate the merging of information obtained about children and other household members in different waves of the HRS study. Two variables, HHID and LOPN, may now be used to uniquely identify children and other household-members across all waves of the study.

Product Details

Latest Release
Feb 2004 (Ver 1.0)
See Data Description, pages 4 and 5
Entry Cohort Info

HRS: Original R born 1931-1941;
AHEAD: Original R born in 1923 or earlier;
CODA (Children of Depression): Original R born 1924-1930;
WB (War Baby): Original R born 1942-1947

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