Session 80:
Longevity and measures of mortality

Friday, June 27
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lecture Room 336
3rd floor

Chair: Frans Willekens, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. Divergence in mortality change drives divergence in the variance of age at deathShripad Tuljapurkar, Stanford University; Duncan Gillespie, Stanford University; Meredith Trotter, Stanford University

  2. An index of inequality in age-at-death distributions across a group of countries based on the concept of the Equivalent Length of LifeMagdalena Muszynska, Warsaw School of Economics; Adam Szulc, Warsaw School of Economics; Fanny Janssen, University of Groningen

  3. Analyzing the trends of the modal age at death for European Countries and Japan using the LD modelFutoshi Ishii, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

  4. Smoothing of probabilities of death for older people in life expectancy tableGustaf Strandell, Statistics Sweden; Tomas Johansson, Statistics Sweden

  5. Inferring mortality deceleration patterns from a gamma-Gompertz-Makeham frameworkFilipe Ribeiro, Universidade de √Čvora; Trifon I. Missov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

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