Friday, September 2
14:00 - 15:30 • 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 mortalityMonica Alexander, University of California, Berkeley; Emilio Zagheni, University of Washington, Seattle; Magali Barbieri, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) and University of California, Berkeley.

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

3. 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 2010Dan Kašpar, Charles University in Prague; Klara Hulikova Tesarkova, Charles University in Prague.

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

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

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