Session 161:
Health in Later Life

Saturday, May 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Mackinac West
Level 5

Chair: Christopher L. Seplaki, Johns Hopkins University
Discussant: Douglas A. Wolf, Syracuse University

  1. Estimating Causal Effects of Early Occupation on Later Health: Evidence Using the PSIDJason Fletcher, Yale University; Jody Sindelar, Yale University

  2. Modeling Disability Trajectories among the Oldest-Old in ChinaZachary Zimmer, University of Utah; Linda G. Martin, RAND Corporation; Daniel Nagin, Carnegie Mellon University; Bobby Jones, Carnegie Mellon University

  3. The Impact of Diabetes on LTC Disability and Mortality: Population Estimates from the National Long Term Care SurveyEric Stallard, Duke University

  4. Obesity and the Update of Survival ExpectationsBeatriz Novak, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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