Thursday, September 1 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room P 5

Session 15:
Longevity advances and their determinants

Chair: Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Minimum death rates and maximum life expectancy: relations and forecast Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging;

  2. Of leaders and losers - old age mortality paradoxes Sven Drefahl, Stockholm University; Anders Ahlbom, Karolinska Institutet; Karin Modig, Karolinska Institutet;

  3. Lifestyle or healthcare? Explaining the lack of progress in life expectancy Roland Rau, Universität Rostock; Christina Bohk-Ewald, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Marcus Ebeling, Universität Rostock; Frederik Peters, Universität Rostock;

  4. The gestational age pattern of human mortality James E. Oeppen, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging; James W. Vaupel, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research and Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging; Rune Lindahl-Jacobsen, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging; Jonas Schöley, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging and University of Southern Denmark;

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