Tuesday, July 19 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Salle Quesnay

Session 8:
Longevity: the influence of kin ties and early-life conditions

Chair: Geraldine P. Mineau, University of Utah
Discussant: Eileen Crimmins, University of Southern California

  1. Longevity and nutrition in childhood: urban and rural experiences in 19th-century BelgiumGeorge Alter, Indiana University ; Michel Oris, Université de Genève

  2. Inequality in individual mortality and economic conditions earlier in lifeGerard J. G.J. van den Berg, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute ; Maarten M. Lindeboom, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute ; Marta M. Lopez, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  3. Childhood influences on diabetes among older AmericansLatrica E. Best, Pennsylvania State University ; Mark D. Hayward, University of Texas ; Mira M. Hidajat, Pennsylvania State University

  4. Association of childhood socio-economics with healthy longevity at oldest-old ages in ChinaYi Zeng, Duke University ; Danan Gu, Duke University

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