Session 67:
Special thematic session on transitions: opportunities and threats

Friday, June 27
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Lecture Room 334
3rd floor

Chair: Katalin Kovács, Demographic Research Institute, Budapest

  1. Assess the presence of disruptions in cause-specific mortality seriesCarlo G. Camarda, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Marketa Pechholdova, University of Economics, Prague (VSE)

  2. Determinants of cardiovascular diseases and mortality in individuals with eastern and western European backgroundChristian Wegner-Siegmundt, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); George B. Ploubidis, University of London; Marc Luy, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

  3. Changes in drinking habits and alcohol-related mortality in Eastern EuropeOlga Penina, Academy of Sciences of Moldova; France Meslé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  4. Sex differences in life expectancy at birth in two Caucasus countries and impact of the alcohol-related mortalityGéraldine Duthé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Irina Badurashvili, Georgian Centre of Population Research; Karine Kuyumjyan, National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia; France Meslé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  5. Reconstruction of coherent cause-specific mortality time series for Russia and its regionsInna Danilova, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and Higher School of Economics (Moscow); France Meslé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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