Session 136:
Comparative Perspectives on Aging

Friday, April 12
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Bayside C
4th Floor

Chair: Yasuhiko Saito, Nihon University

  1. Old Age Mortality in Eastern and South-Eastern AsiaDanan Gu, United Nations Population Division; Kirill F. Andreev, United Nations; Nan Li, United Nations; Thomas Spoorenberg, United Nations Population Division; Gerhard K. Heilig, United Nations Population Division

  2. How Health Conditions Translate into Self Assessments: A Comparative Study of Older Adults across EuropeMelissa Hardy, Pennsylvania State University; Francesco Acciai, Pennsylvania State University

  3. A Global Perspective on Cognitive Abilities and Educational AttainmentDaniela Weber, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Vegard Skirbekk, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  4. Cross National Comparisons of Health Disparities among Aging Populations in Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia and AfricaMary McEniry, University of Michigan

  5. The Welfare State, the Life Course and Cross-National Variation in Socioeconomic Disparities in Health and AgingSteven A. Haas, Pennsylvania State University

Other sessions on Population and Aging