Session 84:
Gender Differentials in Adult Health in Developed Countries

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

Chair: Monica Das Gupta, World Bank Group
Discussant: Constance A. Nathanson, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Gender Differences in Disability-Free Life Expectancy for Selected Risk Factors and Chronic Conditions in CanadaAlain P. Belanger, Statistics Canada; Laurent Martel, Statistics Canada; Jean-Marie Berthelot, Statistics Canada; Russell Wilkins, Statistics Canada

  2. Health Status and Functional Limitations in a National Sample of Elderly Mexicans: Levels, Age Patterns and Socioeconomic DifferentialsAlberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  3. Disability and Depression among Older Married Couples: Are There Gender Differences?Michelle L. Rogers, Brown University

  4. Gender Differences in the Effects of Family Socioeconomic Status on Health in KoreaYean-Ju Lee, University of Hawaii; Mee-Kyung Suh, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs

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