Session 87:
Sex Differentials

Saturday, July 12
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Montblanc

Chair: Rosa Gomez-Redondo, Universidad Nacional de EducaciĆ³n a Distancia (UNED)

  1. Gender differences in trajectories of health limitations in Germany between 1995 and 2001. A study based on the German Socio Economic Panel (SOEP).Gabriele Doblhammer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Rasmus Hoffmann, University of Rostock

  2. The sterner sex, the weaker sex. Two patterns of excess male mortalityAgnieszka Fihel, University of Warsaw

  3. Factors associated with gender differentials in self-reported health and activities of daily living in the Former Communist Countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet UnionMichael Murphy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Martin Bobak, University College London; Richard Rose, University of Aberdeen; Michael Marmot, University College London

  4. Trends in the male-female life expectancy gap in the United States in the second half of the XXth CenturyMagdalena Muszynska, Duke University; Roland Rau, University of Rostock

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