Session 34:
Socioeconomic status and health/mortality

Thursday, June 14
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Aula Magna Auditorium / Section 2
Aula Magna, Floor 4/5

Chair: Roland Rau, University of Rostock

  1. The socio-demographic determinants of disability – findings from PolandAnita Abramowska-Kmon, Warsaw School of Economics

  2. Does an increase in health insurance coverage reduce socioeconomic inequalities in premature mortality? An analysis of the post-reform period in ColombiaIvan I. D. Arroyave, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam; Doris Cardona, Universidad CES; Alex Burdorf, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam; Mauricio Avendano, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam

  3. Widening socioeconomic mortality gradient in Germany and its implication for the closing East-West mortality gapEva U.B. Kibele, University of Groningen; Domantas Jasilionis, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia

  4. Socioeconomic inequalities in mortality at older ages in Quebec (Canada): perspectives from the modal age at deathChantale Lecours, Université de Montréal; Robert R. Bourbeau, Université de Montréal; Nadine Ouellette, University of California, Berkeley

  5. Individual and contextual determinants of social inequality on mortality in southern EuropeDiego Ramiro-Fariñas, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC); Francisco Viciana, Instituto de Estadistica de Andalucia; Víctor Montañes Cobo, Instituto de Estadística de Andalucía; Juan Merlo, Lund University

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