Tuesday, September 29 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM   •   Karam 1

Session 73:
New methods and new insights in mortality research

Chair: Heather Griffis, Florida State University

  1. Healthy, wealthy and wise? Later life physical, economic, and cognitive effects of early life circumstances in the U.S.Joseph Ferrie, Northwestern University ; Karen Rolf, University of Nebraska ; Werner Troesken, George Mason University

  2. Early life conditions and mortality later in life in Scania, Sweden 1814-1894: new ways of measuring conditions during early lifeKent Johansson, Lund University

  3. The applied measurement of mortality: a critique and a revisionWilliam L J Xu-Doeve, Senior Partner, ANRC Consulting

  4. Does poverty mask an earlier race crossover in mortality in the United States?Felix Elwert, University of Wisconsin at Madison ; Elizabeth Wrigley-Field, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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