Session 135:
Early Life Experiences and Mortality

Saturday, April 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Santa Barbara B
Lobby Level

Chair: Ken R. Smith, University of Utah
Discussant: Gabriele Doblhammer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. Childhood Conditions and Exceptional LongevityLeonid A. Gavrilov, University of Chicago; Natalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago

  2. Early Life Conditions and Adult Mortality in the St. Lawrence Valley, Canada 1720-1800Kent Johansson, Lund University; Jan Beise, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Bertrand Desjardins, Université de Montréal

  3. Testing the Influenza-Tuberculosis Selective Mortality Hypothesis with Union Army DataAndrew Noymer, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Occupational Mobility and Old-Age Survival: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 1861-1946Dejun Su, University of Chicago

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