Session 175:
Measurement Issues in Research on Healthy Life Expectancy

Saturday, April 2
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Room 407
Level 4

Chair: Christine Himes, Syracuse University
Discussant: Liming Cai, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  1. A New Typology of Functionality and Health of the Elderly in MexicoRoberto Ham-Chande, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte; Cesar A. González, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte

  2. On the Rising Tendency of Disability Risk in the Process of Mortality DeclineNan Li, Duke University

  3. Status-Based Estimates of Active Life Expectancy by Type of Initial LimitationScott M. Lynch, Princeton University; J. Scott Brown, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. A Microsimulation Model to Estimate Errors in Cross-Sectional Estimates of Disability-Adjusted Life ExpectancyAlberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Mercedes Ayuso, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Montserrat Guillén, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Malena Monteverde, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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