Thursday, September 1
11:00 - 12:30 • 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 forecastVladimir Canudas-Romo, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging.

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

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

4. The gestational age pattern of human mortalityJonas Schöley, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging and University of Southern Denmark; 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; James E. Oeppen, Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging.

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