Session 77:
Longevity and Life Expectancy

Friday, May 4
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Continental Parlor 8-9
Ballroom Level

Chair: Marc Luy, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)
Discussant: Richard G. Rogers, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Cumulative Childhood Adversity and Active Life Expectancy among U.S. AdultsJennifer Karas Montez, Harvard University; Mark D. Hayward, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Different Paths to Extreme Old Age: Examining Morbidity and Disability Profiles of U.S. Adults Who Survive to Age 90 and 100Jennifer A. Ailshire, University of Southern California; Hiram Beltrán-Sánchez, University of Southern California; Eileen Crimmins, University of Southern California

  3. Can Increasing Longevity Come to Halt? Alternative Paths of Longevity in Latin AmericaAlberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Laeticia R. de Souza, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Marcos Gonzaga, Cedeplar, UFMG

  4. Lifespan Variation for Cohorts is Declining and Lower than the Period Measures SuggestAlyson A. van Raalte, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

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