Session 72:
Current Mortality and Demographic Transition in Developing Countries

Thursday, May 1
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Vineyard
4th Floor

Discussant: Stephen Tollman, University of the Witwatersrand
Chair: Molly Dondero, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Compression of Mortality: The Evolution in the Variability in the Age of Death in Latin AmericaBernardo L. Queiroz, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Marcos Gonzaga, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; Everton E. C. Lima, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)

  2. Is Health Aid Different? The Relationship of Foreign Aid to Population Health ImprovementsEran Bendavid, Stanford University; Jay Bhattacharya, Stanford University

  3. Mortality and Morbidity in Sub-Saharan Africa's Fertility TransitionAnna-Maria Aksan, Fairfield University

  4. The Level of Democratic Development of States and Health across 67 Countries: A Multilevel AnalysisPatrick M. Krueger, University of Colorado at Denver; Katheryn Dovel, University of Colorado at Denver; Fred C. Pampel, University of Colorado at Boulder

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