Thursday, June 14 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   DeGeer

Session 13:
Marital status and household related health/mortality

Chair: Sven Drefahl, Stockholm University

  1. Sex ratios at sexual maturity and longevity: the evidence from Sweden Kieron Barclay, Stockholm University;

  2. The relationship between mortality and years as divorced, widowed or remarried Øystein Kravdal, University of Oslo; Kjersti Norgård Berntsen, Statistics Norway;

  3. Divorce and changes in psychiatric morbidity: register-based trajectories of psychotropic medication among middle-aged Finns Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki; Niina Metsä-Simola, University of Helsinki;

  4. In sickness and in health: the role of marital partners in cancer survival Torkild Hovde Lyngstad, University of Oslo; Astri Syse, Cancer Registry of Norway;

  5. The relationship between household welfare and infant mortality in Turkey: evidence from TDHS-2008 Baris Ucar, Hacettepe University;

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