Session 188:
Education and Health Behaviors

Saturday, May 5
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Continental Parlor 9
Ballroom Level

Chair: Jamie L. Lynch, St. Norbert College
Discussant: Katrina M. Walsemann, University of South Carolina

  1. Sources of Heterogeneity in the Effect of Education on Health and Health BehaviorsShawn Bauldry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Challenging the Education Gradient of Health: The Case of the GED RecipientsHyun Sik Kim, Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs

  3. Food Spending and Household HealthDmitry Tumin, Ohio State University; Rachel Tumin, Ohio State University; Michael Nau, Ohio State University

  4. Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health among Older Adults: Implications for the Retirement Age DebateAnna Zajacova, University of Wyoming; Jennifer Karas-Montez, Harvard University; Pamela Herd, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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