Thursday, September 2 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Room HS7

Session 3:
Comparative perspectives on health and mortality of national populations

Chair: Marc Luy, Vienna Institute of Demography

  1. The contenders of the future record life expectancy: the widening gap to Japan Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Johns Hopkins University; Irene Dokko, Johns Hopkins University;

  2. Divergent paths for adult mortality in Russia and Central Asia: evidence from Kyrgyzstan Michel Guillot, University of Pennsylvania; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago;

  3. Did 'mass privatisation' really increase post-communist male mortality? Christopher J. Gerry, University College London; Tomasz M. Mickiewicz, University College London; Zlatko Nikoloski, University College London;

  4. Health and life expectancy differences: Portugal, Spain, Italy and France Isabel Oliveira, ISCTE-IUL; Maria Mendes, University of Evora; Lidia Tomé, University of Évora; Filipe Ribeiro, University of Évora;

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