Session 53:
Marital Status, Partnership Status, and Health

Thursday, March 31
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Rooms 309-310
Level 3

Chair: Alisa C. Lewin, University of Chicago
Discussant: Ross M. Stolzenberg, University of Chicago

  1. Partnership History and Health and Mortality in Later Life: An Analysis of Record Linkage Data from England & WalesEmily Grundy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Cecilia Tomassini, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Sabya Farooq, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  2. Is it Really about Time and Gender?: Spousal Employment and Behavioral Investments in HealthPatrick Krueger, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Nonmarital Cohabitation and HealthMichael S. Pollard, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. For Better or for Worse? The Effect of Union Transitions on the Mental and Physical Health of Single MothersKristi Williams, Ohio State University; Sharon Sassler, Ohio State University; Lisa Nicholson, Ohio State University

  5. Marriage, Health and Later-Life Mortality: Results from a Sample of Union Army VeteransSven E. Wilson, Brigham Young University

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