Session 30:
Family Support, Social Welfare and Population Aging in Latin America

Thursday, March 29
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
5th floor

Chair: Cecilia Tomassini, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Discussant: Douglas A. Wolf, Syracuse University

  1. Determinants of Support among Older People: A Comparative Study of Costa Rica, Spain and EnglandKaren F. Glaser, King's College London; Luis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; Maria Dolores Puga, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC); Emily M. Agree, Johns Hopkins University; Teresa Castro Martin, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)

  2. Demographic Change and the Living Arrangements of the Elderly: The Case of BrazilLeticia J. Marteleto, University of Michigan

  3. Reciprocity and the Provision of Personal Care by Adult Children to Their Elderly Parents in MexicoClaire M. Noel-Miller, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. Old-Age Wealth in Mexico: The Role of Early-Life Reproductive and Human Capital DecisionsRebeca Wong, University of Maryland; Deborah S. DeGraff, Bowdoin College

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