Session 189:
Adult Mortality I

Saturday, May 5
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Union Square 15-16
Fourth Floor

Chair: J. Scott Brown, Miami University
Discussant: Dennis Feehan, Princeton University

  1. International Comparisons of U.S. MortalityJessica Y. Ho, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Patterns of Mortality Increase in Late-Middle and Early-Old AgeTing Li, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Period-Based Mortality Change: Turning Points in Trends Since 1950Nadine Ouellette, University of California, Berkeley; Magali Barbieri, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) and University of California, Berkeley; John R. Wilmoth, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Increasing Mortality Dispersion in the Developed Countries: Aging, Epidemiologic Transition, or Other Mechanisms?Hui Zheng, Ohio State University; Kenneth C. Land, Duke University

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