Session 38:
Changing Economic Conditions: Effects on Health

Thursday, April 11
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Napoleon B3
3rd Floor

Chair: Diane S. Lauderdale, University of Chicago
Discussant: Maria Glymour, Harvard School of Public Health

  1. Socioeconomic Gradients in Overweight/Obesity in Young Immigrants: Exploring the Roles of Parental Status and Inter-Generational Social MobilitySandra S. Albrecht, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Penny Gordon-Larsen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Trends in the Intergenerational Association between Mother’s Education and Adult Well-BeingEdward Berchick, Princeton University

  3. Are We Still Healthy in Hard Times? Revisiting the Relationship between Employment Conditions and SmokingShelley Golden, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Associations between Financial Decline and Harmful Health Behaviors: Comparing Perceived and Objective Indicators of Financial DeclineLucie Kalousova, University of Michigan

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