Session 140:
Socioeconomic Status and Health: International Perspectives

Saturday, March 31
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Broadhurst
5th floor

Chair: Michael L. Spittel, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH
Discussant: Mark R. Montgomery, Population Council

  1. Spatial Homogeneity in Uganda’s SES-Child Health GradientDavid Bishai, Johns Hopkins University; Annamarie Kisalu, Johns Hopkins University; Elizabeth Kirapa, Makerere University; George Pariyo, Makerere University

  2. Origin of Socio-Economic Differentials in Health in Uzbekistan: An International PerspectiveMichel Garenne, Institut Pasteur; Sophie Hohmann, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  3. The Puzzling SES Gradients in Adult Health and Mortality of a Latin American PopulationLuis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; William H. Dow, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Length of Life and Wealth of Retired German Men in 2003Vladimir Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Rembrandt Scholz, Rostock Center for the Study of Demographic Change; Dmitri A. Jdanov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Michael Stegmann, Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund; Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, University of Mannheim

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