Does social capital travel? Influences on the life satisfaction of young people living in England and Spain

Antony Morgan, Francisco Rivera, Carmen Moreno, Bo J.A. Haglund

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This study used a social capital framework to examine the relationship between a set of potential protective ('health assets') factors and the wellbeing of 15 year adolescents living in Spain and England. The overall purpose of the study was to compare the consistency of these relationships between countries and to investigate their respective relative importance.
Original languageEnglish
Article number138
JournalBMC Public Health
Issue number138
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012



  • social capital
  • young people
  • health assets

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