Session 35:
General Trends in Mortality and Disability

Thursday, July 10
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Chair: Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Time trends in disability trajectories in Germany between 1984/87 and 1995/98: a study based on the German socioeconomic panelGabriele Doblhammer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  2. Measuring the efficiency of mortality changes: an evaluation of past and forecast levels in advanced economiesJames E Oeppen, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  3. Ageing and disability: a comparative analysis of developed and developing countriesKenya V. Noronha, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; Malena Monteverde, Northwestern University; Alberto B. Palloni, Northwestern University

  4. Socioeconomic condition, health and mortality from birth to young adult age, Italy 19th and 20th centuriesLucia Pozzi, Università degli Studi di Sassari; Marco Breschi, Università degli Studi di Sassari; Alessio Fornasin, Università degli studi di Udine; Matteo Manfredini, Università degli Studi di Parma; Paola Melis, Università degli Studi di Sassari; Stanislao Mazzoni, University of Sassari

  5. Changes in disease life expectancy over time and differences between the sexes in England: an explanation through the contribution of the underlying causesDomenica Rasulo, Office for National Statistics; Les Mayhew, City University London; Ben Rickayzen, City University London

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