Friday, August 23 / 6:03 AM - 6:03 AM   •   Spelbomskan

Session 75:
Projections and population models

Chair: Alyson A. van Raalte, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. Sensitivity of future life expectancy at birth and at age 65 due to different mortality forecasting methods Fanny Janssen, University of Groningen; Leo van Wissen, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and University of Groningen; Coen van Duin, Statistics Netherlands; Lenny Stoeldraijer, Statistics Netherlands;

  2. Analyzing the impact of mortality assumptions on projection outcome with the Probabilistic Population Projection Model Roland Rau, University of Rostock; Christina Bohk, University of Rostock;

  3. Analytical solutions and approximations to Gompertz-Makeham life expectancies Trifon I. Missov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Adam Lenart, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research;

  4. Measuring the relative progress of mortality improvement (RPM) to evaluate stagnation and sudden increase of life expectancy in the Netherlands 1970-2009 Wilma Nusselder, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam; Johan P. Mackenbach, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam; Frederik Peters, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam;

  5. Stable populations revisited Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Johns Hopkins University; Sven Drefahl, Stockholm University; Anders Ahlbom, Karolinska Institutet; Karin Modig, Karolinska Institutet;

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