Session 3:
Comparative perspectives on health and mortality of national populations

Thursday, September 2
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room HS7

Chair: Marc Luy, Vienna Institute of Demography

  1. The contenders of the future record life expectancy: the widening gap to JapanVladimir Canudas-Romo, Johns Hopkins University; Irene Dokko, Johns Hopkins University

  2. Did 'mass privatisation' really increase post-communist male mortality?Christopher J. Gerry, University College London; Tomasz M. Mickiewicz, University College London; Zlatko Nikoloski, University College London

  3. Divergent paths for adult mortality in Russia and Central Asia: evidence from KyrgyzstanMichel Guillot, University of Pennsylvania; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago

  4. Health and life expectancy differences: Portugal, Spain, Italy and FranceLidia Tomé, University of Évora; Filipe Ribeiro, University of Évora; Maria Mendes, University of Evora; Isabel Oliveira, ISCTE-IUL

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