Session 140:
Aging in Developing Countries

Friday, May 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Nicolet B
Level 5

Chair: Linda G. Martin, RAND Corporation
Discussant: Cheng Huang, Emory University

  1. Socioeconomic Success and Health in Later Life: Some Evidence from the Indonesia Family Life SurveysFirman Witoelar, SurveyMETER; Bondan Supraptilah, SurveyMETER; John Strauss, University of Southern California

  2. Socioeconomic Gradients of Health Using the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study, PilotJohn Strauss, University of Southern California; Yaohui Zhao, Peking University; Albert Park, University of Michigan; James P. P. Smith, RAND Corporation; Yan Shen, Peking University

  3. Obesity, Mortality, Disability and Aging in Costa RicaLuis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; Gilbert Brenes-Camacho, Universidad de Costa Rica; Ericka Mendez, Universidad de Costa Rica

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