Session 104:
Living conditions and disability at old age

Saturday, June 16
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Geovetenskapens Hus, Building Y, Floor 1

Chair: Emily Grundy, University of Cambridge

  1. Recent trends in male and female disability-free life expectancies in France: to what extent is the "gender health paradox" reinforced?Emmanuelle Cambois, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  2. Gender-specific differences in physical and mental health across European countries: variation in levels and explanatory factors at older ageDorly J.H. Deeg, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  3. Living arrangements, health status and mortality risk among the aged in Belgium, 2002Anne Herm, Tallinn University and Université Catholique de Louvain; Michel Poulain, Université Catholique de Louvain and Tallinn University; Jon Anson, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

  4. Living arrangement and treatment seeking behavior of the elderly in IndiaBarsharani Maharana, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Debasis Barik, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  5. Social determinants of health resilience among the elderly: evidence from the German Socio-Economic PanelAndreas Mergenthaler, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany

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