Session 69:
Social ties, living arrangements, care and well-being in later life

Saturday, June 24
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Room 8

Chair: Gabriele Doblhammer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. The dynamics of social care in the UKMaria Evandrou, University of Southampton; Jane C Falkingham, University of Southampton

  2. Pattern of influence of social support and socio-economic status on functional status in the elderly in PolandTomasz Knurowski, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland; Beata Tobiasz-Adamczyk

  3. Long-term institutionalisation in the elderly: the role of living arrangements and chronic diseasesElina Nihtila, University of Helsinki; Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki

  4. Identifying the components of quality of life in old ageFermina Rojo-Perez, Institute of Economics and Geography. Spanish Council for Scientific Research; Gloria Fernandez-Mayoralas, Institute of Economics and Geography. Spanish Council for Scientific Research; Vicente Rodriguez, Instituto de Economía y Geografía, Spain; Raul Lardies, Spanish Council for Scientific Research; Maria-Eugenia Prieto-Flores, Institute of Economics and Geography. Spanish Council for Scientific Research; Pablo Martinez-Martin, Institute of Health 'Carlos III', National Centre for Epidemiology; Belen Frades, Institute of Health ‘Carlos III’. National Centre for Epidemiology; Jose-Manuel Rojo-Abuin, Laboratory of Statistical Analysis, Institute of Economics and Geography, CSIC; M. Joao Forjaz, Institute of Health ‘Carlos III’. National Centre for Epidemiology; Beatriz Leon-Salas, Institute of Economics and Geography. Spanish Council for Scientific Research

  5. Living arrangements, health and wellbeing amongst older People: a European perspectiveHarriet Young, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Emily Grundy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

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