Residential relocation and change in social capital: A natural experiment from the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

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Science Advances  26 Jul 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 7, e1700426
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700426

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vol. 3 no. 7

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  • Received for publication February 8, 2017
  • Accepted for publication June 22, 2017

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  1. Hiroyuki Hikichi1,*,
  2. Yasuyuki Sawada2,
  3. Toru Tsuboya3,
  4. Jun Aida3,
  5. Katsunori Kondo4,5,
  6. Shihoko Koyama3 and
  7. Ichiro Kawachi1
  1. 1Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA.
  2. 2Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan.
  3. 3Department of International and Community Oral Health, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan.
  4. 4Center for Preventive Medical Sciences, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan.
  5. 5Center for Gerontology and Social Science, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu, Aichi, Japan.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: hikichi{at}


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