Session 39:
Adult Mortality

Thursday, March 31
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall South
Mezzanine Level

Chair: William H. Dow, University of California, Berkeley
Discussant: Mark D. Hayward, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Life Expectancy in Developed Countries in the Absence of Smoking-Attributable DeathsBrian Rostron, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

  2. The Contribution of Smoking to Black-White Differences in MortalityJessica Y. Ho, University of Pennsylvania; Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Black/White Differences in U.S. Adult Mortality: An Examination of Recent Period and Cohort TrendsKristen G. Miller, University of Texas at Austin; Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin; Ryan K. Masters, University of Texas at Austin; Brian K. Finch, San Diego State University

  4. Racial Differences in the Association between Socioeconomic Position and Mortality: Does Occupation Matter?Caroline Smith, Portland State University; Hyeyoung Woo, Portland State University

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