Session 60:
Health and Mortality in Developing Countries

Thursday, May 3
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Continental Parlor 2-3
Ballroom Level

Chair: Christine Himes, Syracuse University
Discussant: Patrick Gerland, United Nations Population Division

  1. The Future of Longevity in Latin America: Consequences of Tobacco SmokingBeatriz Novak, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Alberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  2. Social Network Methods for Estimating Adult Mortality: Evidence from RwandaDennis Feehan, Princeton University; Mary Mahy, UNAIDS; Matthew J. Salganik, Princeton University

  3. Perceived Stress and Mortality in a Taiwanese Older Adult PopulationSarinnapha Vasunilashorn, Princeton University; Dana A. Glei, Georgetown University; Maxine Weinstein, Georgetown University; Noreen Goldman, Princeton University

  4. The Impact of a Natural Disaster on Child Health and MortalityElizabeth Frankenberg, Duke University; Nicholas Ingwersen, Duke University; Wayan Suriastini, SurveyMETER

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