Session 49:
The Demographic Impact of Pandemics

Thursday, April 15
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Cumberland H
Exhibition Level

Chair: Tim-Allen Bruckner, University of California, Irvine
Discussant: Alain Gagnon, University of Western Ontario

  1. Cholera in the Mediterranean Sea in the XIXth CenturySofiane Bouhdiba, University of Tunis

  2. Exposure to the 1918 Pandemic and Later Mortality by Cause: Evidence from the NHIS DataMikko Myrskylä, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Neil Mehta, University of Michigan; Virginia W. Chang, University of Pennsylvania

  3. The Effect of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic on Orphanhood and Kinship Structure in Zimbabwe. Results Based on Formal Demography and MicrosimulationEmilio Zagheni, University of California, Berkeley

  4. A Parametric Investigation of Mortality at All Ages in a Rural, South African PopulationDavid J. Sharrow, University of Washington; Samuel J. Clark, University of Washington

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