Session 17:
Social Disparities in Health and Mortality in Developing Countries

Thursday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
New Hampshire
5th Floor

Discussant: Jane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder
Chair: Jenjira Yahirun, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Urban Poverty and Health Inequality in IndiaLaura B. Nolan, Princeton University; Priya Balasubramaniam, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI); Arundati Muralidharan, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)

  2. Social Participation and Health: A Comparison of Internal Migrants and Non-Migrants in MalawiTyler W. Myroniuk, University of Maryland; Philip A. Anglewicz, Tulane University

  3. Education Gradients in Older Adult Cardiovascular Health: A Comparison between Mexico and Costa RicaRobert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin; Molly Dondero, University of Texas at Austin; Luis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; William H. Dow, University of California, Berkeley

  4. The Effect of Compositional Changes on Infant Mortality Decline in BrazilPedro Schettini, Cedeplar, UFMG; Cassio M. Turra, Cedeplar, UFMG; Simone Wajnman, Cedeplar, UFMG

Other sessions on Health and Mortality