A Palloni

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Demographic and health conditions of ageing in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, 1180 Observatory Drive, Room 4412, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:762-71. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Estimation of covariate effects with current status data and differential mortality
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1393, USA
    Demography 50:521-44. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of early conditions on health status among elderly Puerto Ricans
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Soc Biol 52:132-63. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Reproducing inequalities: luck, wallets, and the enduring effects of childhood health
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1180 Observatory Drive 53706, USA
    Demography 43:587-615. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Aging and health status of elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean: preliminary findings
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, 4434 Social Science Building, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 22:263-85. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of infant mortality on fertility revisited: new evidence from Latin America
    A Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706 1393, USA
    Demography 36:41-58. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpreting the paradoxical in the hispanic paradox: demographic and epidemiologic approaches
    A Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 954:140-74. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Stature prediction equations for elderly Hispanics in Latin American countries by sex and ethnic background
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 4426 Social Science Bldg, 1180 Observatory Dr, Madison, WI 53706 1320, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:804-10. 2005
  9. pmc Early life exposures and the occurrence and timing of heart disease among the older adult Puerto Rican population
    Mry McEnry
    Center for Demography and Ecology and Center for Demography of Health and Aging, University of Wisconsin, 4412 Sewell Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706
    Demography 47:23-43. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Effect of early conditions on disability among the elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Malena Monteverde
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Popul Stud (Camb) 63:21-35. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Health Conditions among Elderly in Latin America
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. DEMOGRAPHY AND ECOLOGY
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. HEALTH CONDITIONS OF ELDERLY PUERTO RICANS
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Center for Demography and Ecology
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Conference on Aging in Developing Countries: Building Integrated Research Agendas
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Public Use Samples of 1910 & 1920 Puerto Rican Censuses
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. HEALTH CONDITIONS OF ELDERLY PUERTO RICANS
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Demographic and health conditions of ageing in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, 1180 Observatory Drive, Room 4412, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:762-71. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Estimation of covariate effects with current status data and differential mortality
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1393, USA
    Demography 50:521-44. 2013
    ..We find that the proposed adjustment procedure considerably reduces the bias arising from differential mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of early conditions on health status among elderly Puerto Ricans
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Soc Biol 52:132-63. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Reproducing inequalities: luck, wallets, and the enduring effects of childhood health
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1180 Observatory Drive 53706, USA
    Demography 43:587-615. 2006
    ..It is very likely that the evidence presented in this article grossly underplays the importance of early childhood health for adult socioeconomic achievement...
  5. ncbi request reprint Aging and health status of elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean: preliminary findings
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, 4434 Social Science Building, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 22:263-85. 2007
    ..It is important that new policy initiatives begin to seriously target the region's elderly, especially with an emphasis on the prevention and treatment of diabetes and obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of infant mortality on fertility revisited: new evidence from Latin America
    A Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706 1393, USA
    Demography 36:41-58. 1999
    ..These effects, however, may be too small to support the hypothesis that changes in child mortality are of more than modest importance in the process of fertility decline in Latin America in the late twentieth century...
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpreting the paradoxical in the hispanic paradox: demographic and epidemiologic approaches
    A Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 954:140-74. 2001
    ..We find that much of what is conceived by demographers and epidemiologists as a paradox may not be paradoxical at all...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stature prediction equations for elderly Hispanics in Latin American countries by sex and ethnic background
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 4426 Social Science Bldg, 1180 Observatory Dr, Madison, WI 53706 1320, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:804-10. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Early life exposures and the occurrence and timing of heart disease among the older adult Puerto Rican population
    Mry McEnry
    Center for Demography and Ecology and Center for Demography of Health and Aging, University of Wisconsin, 4412 Sewell Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706
    Demography 47:23-43. 2010
    ..We show, however, that while exposure is associated with the probability of ever experiencing adult heart disease, it is not associated with the timing of onset among those who do experience it...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of early conditions on disability among the elderly in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Malena Monteverde
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Popul Stud (Camb) 63:21-35. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Early life exposure to poor nutrition and infectious diseases and its effects on the health of older Puerto Rican adults
    Mary McEniry
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Sewell Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S337-48. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Paradox lost: explaining the Hispanic adult mortality advantage
    Alberto Palloni
    Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconcin Madison, USA
    Demography 41:385-415. 2004
    ..However, we were unable to account for the mortality advantage observed among other foreign-born Hispanics...
  13. ncbi request reprint Social science. Death in Darfur
    John Hagan
    Department of Sociology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, and with the American Bar Foundation, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Science 313:1578-9. 2006
  14. pmc Racial targeting of sexual violence in Darfur
    John Hagan
    Department of Sociology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208 1330, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1386-92. 2009
    ..We used the Atrocities Documentation Survey to determine whether Sudanese government forces were involved in racially targeting sexual victimization toward ethnically African women in the Darfur region of western Sudan...
  15. pmc Maternal and infant health of Mexican immigrants in the USA: the effects of acculturation, duration, and selective return migration
    MIGUEL CEBALLOS
    Department of Sociology, Institute for Ethnic Studies, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA
    Ethn Health 15:377-96. 2010
    ..This is referred to as the 'acculturation paradox.'..
  16. ncbi request reprint The tide to come: elderly health in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Alberto Palloni
    University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Aging Health 18:180-206. 2006
    ..There is some evidence, albeit weak, to suggest that the conjecture regarding elderly health status' connection to early conditions has some merit...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Mexican older adults with a wide socioeconomic perspective: health and aging]
    Rebeca Wong
    Maryland Population Research Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Salud Publica Mex 49:S436-47. 2007
    ..Describe the Estudio Nacional de Salud y Envejecimiento en México (ENASEM), also known by its name in English as the Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Survey data for the study of aging in Latin America and the Caribbean: selected studies
    Rebeca Wong
    University of Maryland, USA
    J Aging Health 18:157-79. 2006
    ..The article describes the studies and marks them as informative, comprehensive, and still underanalyzed in particular for the purpose of cross-national analyses of aging among Latin American and Caribbean populations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Introduction: aging among Latin American and Caribbean populations
    Alberto Palloni
    J Aging Health 18:149-56. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint [Self-reported general health in older adults in Latin America and the Caribbean: usefulness of the indicator]
    Rebeca Wong
    Maryland Population Research Center, Universidad de Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 17:323-32. 2005
    ..To evaluate self-reported general health (SRGH) as a health indicator and to analyze its covariates in people 60 years old or older living in private homes in seven cities of Latin America and the Caribbean...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The Health, Well-Being, and Aging ("SABE") survey: methodology applied and profile of the study population]
    Cecilia Albala
    Instituto de Nutrición y Tecnologías de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile Santiago, Chile
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 17:307-22. 2005
    ..Comparative studies of these characteristics and with this comparative nature should be extended to other countries, areas, and regions of the world in order to expand the knowledge available on older adults...

Research Grants19

  1. Health Conditions among Elderly in Latin America
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S., and estimation of couple-models to assess the effects of select determinants on health and mortality net of shared attributes. ..
  2. DEMOGRAPHY AND ECOLOGY
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Together with a demanding curriculum and an intensive apprenticeship system, CDE's human and material resources produce the best possible environment for pre and postdoctoral training in population research. ..
  3. HEALTH CONDITIONS OF ELDERLY PUERTO RICANS
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Center for Demography and Ecology
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. Conference on Aging in Developing Countries: Building Integrated Research Agendas
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As a consequence, this meeting is highly relevant for policy design not just for public health but also for policies related to labor force, income distribution, and pensions systems. ..
  6. Public Use Samples of 1910 & 1920 Puerto Rican Censuses
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These comparisons will shed light on the nature and importance of assimilation processes. ..
  7. HEALTH CONDITIONS OF ELDERLY PUERTO RICANS
    Alberto Palloni; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will help to shed light on the seemingly favorable health conditions of Hispanics living in the US (NRC1997). ..