Session 189:
International Perspectives on Health and Mortality

Saturday, April 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Harding
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Judith Banister, Javelin Investments
Discussant: Kenneth Hill, Harvard University

  1. Categorical Borders across Borders: Using Anchoring Vignettes to Measure Cross-National Differences in Health-Rating StyleHanna Grol-Prokopczyk, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Mary McEniry, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Emese Verdes, World Health Organization (WHO)

  2. Routes to Low Mortality in Poor Countries, RevisitedRandall Kuhn, University of Denver

  3. Life Expectancy in Developed Countries Is Higher than Conventionally Estimated. Implications from Improved Measurement of Human LongevityDalkhat M. Ediev, Vienna Institute of Demography

  4. Early Life Conditions, Adult Disability and Mortality among Aging Populations in Developing CountriesMary McEniry, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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