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Population aging - economics, health, retirement and the welfare state

Palazzo del Bo - Archivio Antico



8:45 Registration and welcome coffee

9:15 Introduction and greetings

9:30 Presentations by project participants: 

Retirement and Grip Strength
Marco Bertoni, University of Padova

Activities in Retirement
Martina Celidoni, University of Padova

Depression and Sarcopenia
Stefania Maggi, CNR

Retirement and Cognitive Decline
Guglielmo Weber, University of Padova

Chair: Giorgio Brunello, University of Padova

11:30 Coffee Break

12:00 Keynote presentation

What Can International Comparisons Teach Us About the Impact
of Population and Individual Aging?
Axel Börsch-Supan (MPG, PI of SHARE)

Chair: Rosario Rizzuto, Rector Magnificus, University of Padova

13:00 Buffet Lunch

14:30 Keynote presentation

Is Aging an Addition of Chronic Diseases? The Impact of Multimorbidity on Health Outcomes and Health Service Use in the Veneto Population
Maria Chiara Corti, Director of the Epidemiology Unit, Regione Veneto

Chair: Enzo Manzato, University of Padova

15:30 Coffee break

16:00 Presentations by project participants

Delayed Retirement and Youth Employment
Giorgio Brunello, University of Padova

The Roots of Cognitive Decline
Vincenzo Rebba, University of Padova

Physical Performance and Negative Outcomes in the Elderly:
Evidence from the PRO.V.A. Study
Nicola Veronese, University of Padova

Chair: Guglielmo Weber, University of Padova

17:30 General discussion

18:15 Adjourn


For registration and information please write an email to Sara Fantuz:

Deadline for registrationsOctober 3rd