Session 60:
Adult Mortality

Thursday, April 15
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Pegasus B
Lobby Level

Chair: Richard G. Rogers, University of Colorado at Boulder
Discussant: Robert N. Anderson, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: Georges Reniers, Princeton University

  1. U.S. Mortality in an International Context: Age VariationsJessica Y. Ho, University of Pennsylvania; Sam Preston, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Why Do Depressed People Die Younger? An Inquiry into the Relationship Between Depressive Symptoms and MortalityJason Houle, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Mortality Determinants in Western Europe: What Do the SHARE Data Tell Us?Olga G. Grigorieva, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  4. The Biological Force behind Excess Male External Cause Mortality: An Analysis of Unnatural Deaths among Catholic Order MembersMarc Luy, Vienna Institute of Demography

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