Saturday, September 3 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room P 11

Session 115:
Families, health and well-being

Chair: Silvia Ruppenthal, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany

  1. Life-course partnership history and midlife health behaviours in a population-based birth cohort George B. Ploubidis, University College London; Richard Silverwood, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Emily Grundy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Katherine Keenan, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE);

  2. Are couples really a homogeneous cluster in terms of health in Europe? Jeroen J. A. Spijker, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED), UAB; Jordi Gumà, Universitat Pompeu Fabra;

  3. The effect of family situation on mobility at old age Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, Universität Rostock; Steffen Peters, Rostock Center for the Study of Demographic Change; Anna-Karin Welmer, Aging Research Center, Stockholm;

  4. Happy grandparents? A longitudinal study on changes in the perception of quality of life for over-fifty grandparents, between "family revolution" and economic crisis Carlo Lallo, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano; Michela Alagna, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano; Giulia Cavrini, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano;

  5. Better off living with family or alone? Men’s living arrangements, partnership status and health in Russia Brienna Perelli-Harris, University of Southampton; Jennifer A. Holland, University of Southampton; Natalia V. Permyakova, University of Southampton;

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