Rising energy costs and their impact on household budgets of older americans

Donna R. Iams, Sandra J. Newman

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Rising energy costs have become an economic fact of life for all people during the past decade. An examination of two groups of older people in Arizona finds that such costs have made an impact on their lives; however, it appears that they are managing better than may have been expected.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)15-24
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Housing for the Elderly
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 10 1985
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gerontology
  • Public Administration
  • Life-span and Life-course Studies

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