Session 80:
Adult Health and Mortality in Industrialized Countries

Friday, May 10
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Walton
2nd Floor

Chair: John R. Wilmoth, University of California at Berkeley
Discussant: Diane S. Lauderdale, University of Chicago

  1. Body Size and Mortality - Observations from Two Cohorts of U.S. Military OfficersUlrich Mueller, University of Marburg; Kerstin Walter, University of Marburg; Allan Mazur, Syracuse University

  2. How Can Age Patterns of Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rates Be Explained?Anatoli Yashin, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Svetlana V. Ukraintseva, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Konstantin Arbeev, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Serge I. Boiko, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  3. The Decline of Mortality at Older Ages: Spatial and Temporal DiversityFrance Meslé, Institut National d'etudes Demographiques (INED); Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'etudes Demographiques (INED)

  4. Job Security, Stress and Health: Evidence from Russian PrivatizationRobert Jensen, Harvard University

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