Session 68:
Old age health/mortality

Friday, June 15
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Aula Magna Auditorium / Section 2
Aula Magna, Floor 4/5

Chair: Emmanuelle Cambois, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Mortality in old age. The epidemiologic transition among elderly in Sweden 1911-2010Sören Edvinsson, Umeå University

  2. Differences in incidence and prevalence in long-term care among the elderly in Germany: the role of educationOlga G. Grigorieva, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, University of Rostock

  3. Correlates of the incidence of disability and mortality among older adult Brazilians with and without diabetes and strokePilar Guevara, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Flavia Andrade, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Maria Lebrao, Universidade de São Paulo; Yeda Duarte, Universidade de São Paulo

  4. Higher mortality risks for older people in institutional care: a comparison of Belgium and England and WalesMichel Poulain, Université Catholique de Louvain and Tallinn University; Emily Grundy, University of Cambridge

  5. Cognitive life cycle development: a cross-country cohort studyVegard Skirbekk, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Daniela Weber, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Valeria Bordone, Vienna University of Economics and Business

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