Friday, June 15 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Aula Magna Auditorium / Section 2

Session 68:
Old age health/mortality

Chair: Emmanuelle Cambois, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Mortality in old age. The epidemiologic transition among elderly in Sweden 1911-2010Sören Edvinsson, Umeå University

  2. Differences in incidence and prevalence in long-term care among the elderly in Germany: the role of educationOlga G. Grigorieva, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research ; Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, University of Rostock

  3. Correlates of the incidence of disability and mortality among older adult Brazilians with and without diabetes and strokePilar Guevara, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Flavia Andrade, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Maria Lebrao, Universidade de São Paulo ; Yeda Duarte, Universidade de São Paulo

  4. Higher mortality risks for older people in institutional care: a comparison of Belgium and England and WalesMichel Poulain, Université Catholique de Louvain and Tallinn University ; Emily Grundy, University of Cambridge

  5. Cognitive life cycle development: a cross-country cohort studyVegard Skirbekk, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) ; Daniela Weber, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) ; Valeria Bordone, Vienna University of Economics and Business

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