Carol Van Hulle

Assistant Scientist

Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison

NLS user since 2006

  • Van Hulle, C. A., Rathouz, P. J., D'Onofrio, B. M., Waldman, I. D., Rodgers, J. L., Lahey, B. B. (2009). Developmental structure of genetic influences on antisocial behavior across childhood and adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 711-721.
  • Van Hulle, C. A., Rodgers, J.L., D’Onofrio, B.M., Waldmain, I.D. & Lahey, B. B. (2007). Sex differences in the causes of self-reported adolescent delinquency. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 236-248. PMID: 17516757
  • Van Hulle, CA., Rathouz, PJ, Lahey, BB (2013). Operating characteristics of alternative statistical methods for detecting gene-by-measured environment interaction in the presence of gene-environment correlation in twin and sibling studies. Behavior Genetics, 43 (1), 73-84. doi 10.1007/s10519-012-9568-4.
Why I chose NLS data

The large number of full and half-siblings in the NLSY79 and the richness of information available on the participants provides a unique alternative to standard twin methods for modeling quantitative genetic and environmental influences on individual differences in child development.