Alberto Palloni

Alberto Palloni Classes:
Soc 380 Contemporary Population ProblemsSoc 971 Models and Theories of Mortality: Selected Topics
Samuel Preston Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
4434 Sewell Social Sciences
(608) 262-2182
Fax: (608) 262-8400

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:

Palloni, A. and L. Souza. 2013. "The fragility of the future and the tug of the past: Longevity in Latin American and the Caribbean." Demographic Research 29(21): 543-578.

Riosmena, F., R. Wong and A. Palloni. 2013. "Migration, Selection, Protection, and Acculturation in Health: A Binational Perspective on Older Adults." Demography 50(3): 1039-1064.

Palloni, A. and J.R. Thomas. 2013. "Estimation of Covariate Effects with Current Status Data and Differential Mortality." Demography 50(2): 521-544.

Samper-Ternent, R., R. Wong, and A. Palloni. 2011. "Older adults under a mixed regime of communicable and non-communicable diseases." Salud Publica de Mexico Vol 54(5).

Hauser, R.M. and A. Palloni. 2011. "Does intelligence affect longevity?" The Journal of Gerontology, Psychological Sciences Vol 66B, Supplement 1: i90-i101.

(Multiple authors) "Childhood socioeconomic position and objectively measured physical capability levels in adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis." PLoS One Vol 6(1):1-13

Palloni, A. and G. Pinto. 2010. "Rapidly Closing the Gap: Divergent Pathways to Low Mortality in Latin American and Caribbean Countries, 1950-2000." In R. Rogers and E. Crimmins (eds.) Handbook of Adult Mortality. Springer Publishing.

Ceballos, M. and A. Palloni. 2010. "Maternal and Infant Health of the Mexican-Origin Population in the United States: The Role of Acculturation, Duration, and Selection." Ethnicity and Health 15:377-396.

Palloni, A., C. Milesi, R. White, and A. Turner. 2009. "Early Childhood Health, Reproduction of Economic Inequalities and the Persistence of Health and Mortality Differentials." Social Science Medicine 68:1574-1582.

Research Projects:

Center for Demography of Health and Aging
Health Conditions of Elderly Puerto Ricans
Health Conditions Among Elderly in Latin America
International Training in Population Health
Mexican Health and Aging Study
Early childhood conditions, reproduction of socioeconomic inequalities and the persistence of health disparities

CDE Research Theme Working Groups:

Demography of Inequality
Health and Mortality
Environmental and Spatial Demography