Session 58:
Socio-Economic Differences in Disability

Friday, July 11
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Besalú

Chair: Jon Anson, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

  1. The relation between heat wave mortality and living arrangements of the elderly in the NetherlandsJoop Garssen, Statistics Netherlands; Carel Harmsen, Statistics Netherlands; Anton Kunst, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam

  2. The relation between educational attainment and healthy ageingPatrick Deboosere, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Karel Neels, University of Antwerp

  3. Are patterns of educational inequalities identical or different when mortality and morbidity rates are compared?Jitka Rychtarikova, Charles University, Prague

  4. Social class differences in disability and disability free life expectancy at old age: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)Faiza Tabassum, University College London; Edlira Gjonca, University College London; James Nazroo, University of Manchester

  5. Differentials in disability-free life expectancy in France: the double burden of social condition.Emmanuelle Cambois, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Caroline Laborde, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jean Marie Robine, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)

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