Title:What Makes Social Mortality Differences Decline in Old Age?
Author(s):HOFFMANN, RasmusDate:2009Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI MWP; 2009/17Abstract:In many empirical studies mortality differences between socioeconomic groups (SES) decrease in the
higher age groups. However, the mechanism behind this convergence is unknown. This study presents
empirical evidence and ...