Session 35:
Family and Health Over the Life Course

Thursday, March 31
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Rooms 401-403
Level 4

Chair: David Featherman, University of Michigan
Discussant: Deborah Carr, Rutgers University

  1. Family Intergenerational Transfers to Provide Long-Term Care: Why Do Families Differ from Each Other?John C. Henretta, University of Florida; Beth Soldo, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Long-Term Health Benefits from Investments in Children's EducationIliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Effects of Childhood Family Conditions on Later-Life Mortality: Evidence from the Utah Population Database, 1850-2002Ken R. Smith, University of Utah; Geraldine P. Mineau, University of Utah; Gilda Garibotti, Huntsman Cancer Institute; Richard Kerber, Huntsman Cancer Institute

  4. The Effect of Education of Adult Children on the Mortality of Their Elderly ParentsZachary Zimmer, Population Council; Linda G. Martin, Institute of Medicine; Yi-Li Chuang, Bureau of Health Promotion, Taiwan

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