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Historical demography sessions at the Population Association meetings, 27-29 April 2017

The Population Association of America meets in Chicago 27-29 April. Several sessions on the program are focused on historical demography, including the following: 

Historical Perspectives on Health and Mortality
Thursday, April 27, 2017: 2:45 PM-4:15 PM
Salon A-1 (Hilton Chicago)

Estimating the Recession-Mortality Relationship When Migration Matters 
Vellore Arthi, University of Essex; Brian Beach, College of William & Mary; Walker Hanlon, University of California, Los Angeles