Session 98:
Aging, Health, and Well-Being: International Perspectives

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Coolidge
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Juyeon Kim, University of Chicago
Discussant: Sharon Shiovitz-Ezra, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  1. Gender, Age, and Well-Being in Later Life: Perspectives from Algeria, Lebanon, and PalestineKristine Ajrouch, Eastern Michigan University; Abla Sibai, American University of Beirut; Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University; Pia Roman, Eastern Michigan University

  2. Effects of Retirement on Emotional Health: Cross-Country Differences in the United States, England, and South KoreaJinkook Lee, RAND Corporation

  3. Immigration and the Nativity Wealth Gap in Old AgeNoah Lewin-Epstein, Tel Aviv University

  4. Household Context and Health of Elderly in India: Examining the Intervening LinkagesTannistha Samanta, University of Maryland; Reeve Vanneman, University of Maryland

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