Session 11:
Socioeconomic and sociodemographic influences on health

Thursday, September 2
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Kleiner Festsaal

Chair: Aline Desesquelles, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. The emergence of the frail older adult: mixed trends and potential explanationsDorly J. H. Deeg, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  2. Hospital and long-term care use according to age and proximity to death in Finland: variations by cause of death and socio-demographic positionMichael Murphy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki; Heta Moustgaard, University of Helsinki; Niina Metsä-Simola, University of Helsinki

  3. Cohort effects of smoking, obesity and sickness in East and West Germany: how are they modulated by education?Christina Westphal, University of Rostock; Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, University of Rostock

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