Thursday, April 30 / 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM   •   Aqua 314

Session 35:
Health and Mortality at Older Ages

Chair: Dora L. Costa, University of California, Los Angeles
Discussant: L.H. Lumey, Columbia University
Discussant: Joseph Ferrie, Northwestern University

  1. Origins of the Cardiovascular Mortality Epidemic in the United States, 1920–90Andrew Noymer, University of California, Irvine ; Steven Tate, University of Chicago

  2. Longevity and the Rise of the West: Lifespans of the European Elite, 800-1800Neil Cummins, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. Union Army Veterans, All Grown UpSven E. Wilson, Brigham Young University ; Christopher Roudiez, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) ; Noelle Yetter, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) ; Heather Desomer, Center for Population Economics

  4. Gender Differences in Longevity Predictors: Effects of Early-Life and Midlife Conditions on Exceptional LongevityLeonid A. Gavrilov, University of Chicago ; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago

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