Session 57:
Relationships between Migration, Immigration, and Aging

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5th Floor

Discussant: Fernando Riosmena, University of Colorado at Boulder
Chair: Maria J. Perez-Patron, Texas A&M University

  1. The Contributions of Past Immigration Flows to Regional Aging in the United StatesJames Raymer, Australian National University; Andrei Rogers, University of Colorado at Boulder

  2. Protective Citizenship: Functional Limitations, Welfare Participation and Naturalization among Later Life Immigrants to the U.S.Zoya Gubernskaya, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  3. Limited but Not Disabled: The Objective Functional Limitations, Subjective Disability and Mortality among Elderly Mexican AmericansPhillip A. Cantu, University of Texas; Ronald Angel, University of Texas at Austin

  4. A Multistate Life Table Approach to Understanding Migration to and from Mexico and the U.S. during Later LifeAlma Vega, RAND Corporation

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