Session 48:
Self-Assessed Health

Friday, July 11
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Chair: Patrick Deboosere, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  1. Period- and cohort factors and shifts in self-perceived health of 55-64-year-olds between 1992 and 2002Dorly J. H. Deeg, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; Karline Van de Kamp, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; Arjan W. Braam, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  2. Why do Italian people rate their health worse than French people ? Exploring cross-country differentials of subjective healthAline Desesquelles, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Viviana Egidi, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"; Antonio Salvatore, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

  3. Elderly well-being in Latin America countries: determinants and gender differencesMariachiara Di Cesare, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); José Miguel Guzmán, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

  4. Are there gender effects in the relation between alcohol consumption and self-assessed health?Catherine Gaumé, Université Catholique de Louvain; Catherine Gourbin, Université Catholique de Louvain

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