Thursday, September 2 / 16:00 PM - 17:30 PM   •   Elise Richter Saal

Session 41:
Health and mortality in Eastern Europe

Chair: Vladimir Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. Spatial differentiation of the mortality patterns in Poland Oskar Knapik, Cracow University of Economics;

  2. What causes of death are driving life expectancy changes in Moldova? Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); France Meslé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Olga Penina, Academy of Sciences of Moldova;

  3. Self-perceived health in Belarus: trends and determinants Olga G. Grigorieva, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Pavel Grigoriev, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research;

  4. Mental health in post-socialist turmoil: the epidemiology of depression in Uzbekistan Heather Griffis, Florida State University;

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