Session 104:
Methodological issues in mortality

Saturday, September 4
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Room HS16

Chair: Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Forecasting mortality in the event of a structural changeEdviges Coelho, Statistics Portugal; Luis Nunes, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

  2. Estimating smoking-attributable mortality in the United States: geographic variationAndrew Fenelon, University of Pennsylvania; Sam Preston, University of Pennsylvania

  3. “Achieving closure”: improving the estimation of life expectancy for small populationsMichael P. Grayer, University of London

  4. Analytical sensitivity analysis of the multistate life table: a new tool in public health researchFrans Willekens, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Mieke Reuser, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Luc Bonneux, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

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