Session 103:
Race/Ethnic Differences in Mortality

Friday, March 30
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Duffy/Columbia
7th floor

Chair: Alberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Andrew Noymer, University of California, Irvine

  1. Hindu-Muslim Differentials in Infant and Child Survival in India: Some Unexpected FindingsAlaka Malwade Basu, Cornell University; Lindy Williams, Cornell University; Deladem Kusi-Appouh, Cornell University

  2. Explaining the "Russian Mortality Paradox"Michel Guillot, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago; Tetyana Pudrovska, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  3. The Effects of Education and Nativity on Cause-Specific Older Age Mortality in TaiwanAlbert Hermalin, University of Michigan; Mary Beth Ofstedal, University of Michigan; Cathy Sun, University of Michigan; I-Wen Liu, Bureau of Health Promotion, Taiwan

  4. Mortality Experience of Tsimane Amerindians of Bolivia: Regional Variation, Temporal Trends and Epidemiological TransitionHillard S. Kaplan, University of New Mexico; Michael D. Gurven, University of California, Santa Barbara

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