Session 145:
Socioeconomic and Health Status among the Elderly: International Studies

Saturday, May 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Conrad B
2nd Floor

Chair: Steven Haas, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Robert M. Hauser, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  1. Subjective Social Status: Evaluation of a New InstrumentNoreen Goldman, Princeton University; Jennifer C. Cornman, Polisher Research Institute; Ming-Cheng Chang, Taiwan Provincial Institute of Family Planning

  2. Socioeconomic Status Differentials in Life and Active Life Expectancy Among Older Adults in Beijing and TaiwanToshiko Kaneda, Population Council; Zachary Zimmer, Population Council; Zhe Tang, Beijing Municipal Network for Health and Care of the Elderly; Mandy Li, University of South Carolina

  3. Mortality of Elderly People : Socioeconomic Differentials and Causes of Death in Matlab, BangladeshGolam Mostafa, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

  4. Socio-Economic Status and Iron Deficiency among Older AdultsDuncan Thomas, University of California, Los Angeles; Jed Friedman, World Bank Group; Bondan Sikoki, RAND

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