Aging Alone and Well-being
Chair: Kagan Mellencamp, Bowling Green State University
Discussant: Tanya Koropeckyj-Cox, University of Florida
Cognitive and Psychological Health Implications of Living Alone
Among Middle-Aged and Older Adults in China •
Ming Wen , University of Utah; Qiang Ren, Peking University.
Childlessness and Loneliness in Middle and Later Life •
Margaret Penning , University of Victoria; Zheng Wu, University of Victoria.
Childlessness and Health Among Older Adults in 20 Nations •
Nekehia T. Quashie , Chulalongkorn University; Bruno Arpino, Universitat Pompeu Fabra; Radoslaw Antczak, SGH Warsaw School of Economics; Christine A. Mair, University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Kinlessness and Mortality Risk:
Higher Mortality for Those Lacking Close Kin in Older Age •
Sarah Patterson , University of Western Ontario; Rachel Margolis, University of Western Ontario; Ashton Verdery, Pennsylvania State University.
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