Session 55:
Health in contexts

Friday, June 27
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lecture Room 334
3rd floor

Chair: Emily Grundy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  1. A multilevel analysis of the relationship between depression and perceived neighborhood violence and safety: evidence from the South African National Income Dynamics StudyAndrew Tomita, University of KwaZulu-Natal; Charlotte A. Labys, University of KwaZulu-Natal; Jonathan K. Burns, University of KwaZulu-Natal

  2. Towards a better understanding of the "male-female health-mortality paradox": first results of the health survey of the German-Austrian Cloister StudyAngela Wiedemann, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Christian Wegner-Siegmundt, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Paola DiGiulio, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Marc Luy, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

  3. Welfare state and disability. The relationship between stroke and disability depends on the health care systemAlexander Barth, University of Rostock; Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, University of Rostock; Dorly J. H. Deeg, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  4. Is precarious employment damaging to health? A longitudinal study on Italian workersSilvana Salvini, Università di Firenze; Elena Pirani, Università di Firenze

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