Session 160:
Understanding the Impact of Population Aging on Future Health Care Cost

Saturday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Los Feliz
Lobby Level

Chair: Liming Cai, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: James Lubitz, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  1. The Impact of Healthy Behavior on Future Health Status, Spending, and RetirementFederico Girosi, RAND; Dana Goldman, RAND; Yuhui Zheng, RAND; Michael Hurd, RAND

  2. The Effect of Childlessness on the Health Status of EldersRobert D. Plotnick, University of Washington

  3. Demographic Impact on Future Needs for Long-Term Care: The Case of GermanyRalf E. Ulrich, Institute for Population and Health Research, University of Bielefeld

  4. Aging and Hospitalization Expenditure in Public Health: a Decomposition Analysis for Two Brazilian Metropolitan AreasSimone Wajnman, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; Claudia Berenstein, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

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