Thursday, October 1 / 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM   •   Karam 5

Session 156:
Innovative approaches in life table application

Chair: Patrick Deboosere, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Discussant: Jon Anson, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

  1. Common adult longevity and compression of mortality: the M ProjectJean Marie Robine, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) ; Siu Lan K Cheung, Demographie et Sante ; Shiro Horiuchi, Rockefeller University ; Roger A. Thatcher, Former Director of the Office of Population Censuses and Surveys, London

  2. New ways to look at mortality decelerationRoland Rau, University of Rostock ; Magdalena Muszynska, Duke University ; Annette Baudisch, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  3. The crossover between life expectancies and their record valuesVladimir Canudas-Romo, Johns Hopkins University ; Michal Engelman, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Sensitivity analysis in multistate models: applications in health researchMieke Reuser, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) ; Frans Willekens, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) ; Luc Bonneux, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

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