Saturday, November 23 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Clark 5 (Floor 7)

Session 219
Kinship and SES Effects on Adult Mortality and Longevity

Chair: Ingrid K van Dijk, Lund University
Discussant: Rick J. Mourits, International Institute of Social History

1. Kin Network Dynamics and Mortality among Older Adults in 19th and Early 20th Century Orkney, ScotlandJulia Jennings, University at Albany.

2. Mortality Differentials of Supporters and the Supported – Impact of Current and Previous Kinship Compositions on Post-Reproductive Female SurvivalKai Willfuehr, University of Oldenburg.

3. Clio and the Health Gradient: Social Class and Sex-Specific Adult Mortality during 200 Years in SwedenGöran R. Broström, Umeå University; Martin Dribe, Lund University; Sören Edvinsson, Umeå University; Björn Eriksson, Lund University.

4. Fetal Exposure to Cigarette Smoking and Adult and Old Age Mortality: Examining the Effects of the Introduction of State Level Cigarette Taxation 1921-1940 Using Linked Full-Count Census and Mortality RecordsJonas Helgertz, University of Minnesota/Lund University; John Robert Warren, University of Minnesota.

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