Session 73
Immigrant Health and Mortality

Note: Due to the pandemic the original sessions have been cancelled.
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Chair: Luca Stella, Bocconi University

1. The Impact of Legislation on Migrants’ Health: Evidence from Spain’s Legislative Response (RDL 16/2012) to the 2008 Economic CrisisHortense Fraser , Centre for Demographic Studies - Autonomous University of Barcelona; Jeroen J. A. Spijker, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED), UAB; Iñaki Permanyer, Centre for Demographic Studies.

2. For Better or for Worse Mental Health in Old Age: Exogamy in GermanyChia Liu , Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Peter Eibich, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research.

3. Partner Choice and Mortality in SwedenOgnjen Obucina , Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Sven Drefahl, Stockholm University; Siddartha Aradhya, Stockholm University Demography Unit.

4. Home and Away: Mortality among Finnish-Born Migrants in Sweden Compared to Native Swedes and Finns Residing in FinlandOlof Östergren , Department of Public Health Sciences, Stockholm University / Aging Research Centre, Karolinska Institutet; Kaarina Korhonen, University of Helsinki; Nina-Katri Gustafsson, Department of Public Health Sciences, Stockholm University; Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki.

5. Disparities in Health between Natives and Migrants by Duration of Stay: A Gender Perspectives in ItalyEleonora Trappolini , Sapienza University of Rome; Cristina Giudici, Università di Roma "La Sapienza".

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