Session 86:
International Perspectives on Health and Mortality

Friday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Nicolet B
Level 5

Chair: Patrick Heuveline, University of California, Los Angeles
Discussant: Robert R. Bourbeau, Université de Montréal

  1. Health Lifestyles in the U.S. and Canada: Are We Really So Different?Patrick M. Krueger, University of Texas at Houston; Tajudaullah Bhaloo, University of Texas at Houston; Pauline Rosenau, University of Texas at Houston

  2. Cross-National Patterns of Health Inequality: Education and Tobacco Use in the World Health SurveyFred C. Pampel, University of Colorado at Boulder; Justin T. Denney, University of Colorado at Boulder

  3. Estimating the Effects of Smoking and Other Risk Factors on Mortality Slowdowns in Developed CountriesBrian Rostron, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  4. Paying the Piper: The High Cost of Funerals in South AfricaAnne Case, Princeton University; Alicia Menendez, University of Chicago; Analia S. Olgiati, Princeton University; Anu Garib, University of Kwazulu-Natal

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