Session 74:
Education, Health, and Mortality: Pathways and Mechanisms.

Thursday, May 1
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
New Hampshire
5th Floor

Chair: Anna Zajacova, University of Wyoming
Discussant: Justin T. Denney, Rice University

  1. Sick of Our Loans: Student Borrowing and the Health of U.S. Young AdultsKatrina M. Walsemann, University of South Carolina; Gilbert C. Gee, University of California, Los Angeles; Danielle Gentile, University of South Carolina

  2. Education Mortality Differentials in Metropolitan versus Non-Metropolitan AreasJennifer Brite, City University of New York (CUNY)

  3. Trajectories of Health and Human Capital from Adolescence into AdulthoodJennifer Buher Kane, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; David Guilkey, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. The Contribution of Behaviors to Educational Differences in Healthy and Unhealthy Life Expectancies in the U.S., 2000-2010Mikko Myrskylä, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Neil Mehta, Emory University

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