Session 92:
Gender, Marital Status, and Health

Thursday, May 1
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
New Hampshire
5th Floor

Chair: Bridget K. Gorman, Rice University
Discussant: Tetyana Pudrovska, Pennsylvania State University

  1. The Effect of Divorce on Health in Middle and Older AgesAlice Zulkarnain, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR) and Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY); Sanders Korenman, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  2. Protection or Selection for Marital Transition and Self-Rated Health? Evidence from ChinaLi-Chung Hu, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Gender Differences in the Protective Effects of Living with a Marital or Non-Marital Partner on Myocardial Infarction Incidence and SurvivalFanny Kilpi, University of Helsinki; Hanna Konttinen, University of Helsinki; Karri Silventoinen, University of Helsinki; Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki

  4. The Gendered Effect of Marriage on Smoking in JapanEmi Tamaki, Ritsumeikan University

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