Friday, September 2 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Room P 101

Session 86:
Modelling mortality

Chair: Annette Baudisch, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging

  1. A flexible Bayesian model for estimating subnational mortality Magali Barbieri, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) and University of California, Berkeley; Emilio Zagheni, University of Washington, Seattle; Monica Alexander, University of California, Berkeley;

  2. Evolution of premature mortality Stefano Mazzuco, Università di Padova; Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging; Lucia Zanotto, Università di Padova;

  3. From survey data with mortality follow-up to period life expectancy: the longitudinal survival method Marc Luy, Vienna Institute of Demography; Christian Wegner-Siegmundt, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU);

  4. Decomposition of regional convergence in population ageing across Europe Leo van Wissen, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and University of Groningen; Joop de Beer, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Ilya Kashnitsky, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and University of Groningen;

  5. Analysis of mortality convergence on sub-national level – regional inequalities as a reason for persisting national differences: case study on the Czech Republic from 1991 to 2010 Klara Hulikova Tesarkova, Charles University in Prague; Dan Kašpar, Charles University in Prague;

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