Session 27:
Health and Mortality in the Former Soviet Union and Central Europe

Thursday, May 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Directors Row 1
3rd Floor

Chair: Michel Guillot, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Barbara Anderson, University of Michigan

  1. Causes of Death in Russia : Assessing Trends since the 50sFrance Meslé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Véronique Hertrich, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Evgueni Andreev, Institute of Economic Forecasting, Russia; Vladimir Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  2. Recent Mortality Trends in Russia: Differences between Younger and Older GenerationsNatalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago; Victoria G. Semyonova, Ministry of Health, Russia; Galina N. Evdokushkina, Ministry of Health, Russia; Leonid A. Gavrilov, University of Chicago; Alla E. Ivanova, Ministry of Health, Russia

  3. East and West German Mortality before and after Reunification - New Insights from the German Life Expectancy SurveyMarc A. Luy, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany

  4. Mortality Risk and Economic Recovery in KazakhstanCharles Becker, University of Colorado at Boulder; Dina Urzhumova, Pragma Corporation; Ai-Gul Seitenova, Pragma Corporation

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