Session 86:
Social Inequality and Health

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Rooms 414-415
Level 4

Chair: Gunnar R. Almgren, University of Washington
Discussant: Christopher L. Seplaki, Princeton University

  1. Job Security and Health Outcomes in the United StatesSarah A. Burgard, University of Michigan; Jennie E. Brand, University of Michigan

  2. Educational Differences in All-Cause and Cause-Specific Adult Mortality--Evidence from Bulgaria, Finland and the United StatesIliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania; Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania; Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki; Kirsten Smith, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Labor Displacement and Health: Investigating Alternative Causal PathwaysKate W. Strully, New York University

  4. Inter-Cohort Trends in Age-Specific Health Inequalities: A Test of the Theory of “Fundamental Causes”John R. Warren, University of Minnesota; Elaine Hernandez, University of Minnesota; Krista N. Jenkins, University of Pennsylvania

  5. Self-Reported Health among Old-Age Populations: A Cross-National Comparison across Latin AmericaMartha Pelaez, PAHO

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