Session 119:
Social Relationships and Later-Life Health

Friday, April 12
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Rhythms Ballroom II
2nd Floor

Chair: Michal Engelman, University of Chicago
Discussant: Mary Elizabeth Hughes, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Partnership Status, Relationship Quality and Sleep among U.S. Older AdultsJen-Hao Chen, University of Chicago; Linda Waite, University of Chicago; Diane S. Lauderdale, University of Chicago

  2. Do Birds of the Same Feather Who Flock Together Also Have Better Health? Educational Assortative Mating and Physical HealthAmy Hsin, Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY)

  3. Family Resources and Cognitive Decline among the Elderly in EuropeSilvia Meggiolaro, Università di Padova; Stefano Mazzuco, Università di Padova; Fausta Ongaro, Università di Padova; Veronica Toffolutti, University of East Anglia

  4. Living Arrangements of the Elderly in China and Consequences for Their Emotional Well-BeingQiang Ren, Peking University; Donald J. Treiman, University of California, Los Angeles

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