Session 71:
Methods of mortality analysis

Saturday, June 24
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Room 3

Chair: Arjan Gjonca, London School of Economics

  1. AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa: the role of initial conditions in shaping AIDS trajectoriesMarco Boeri, Dipartimento Statistica & Matematica Applicata all'Economia; Piero Manfredi, Dipartimento di Statistica & Matematica Applicata all'Economia; Giampaolo Scalia-Tomba, Università Roma 2

  2. Seasonality of mortality in Germany since 1950 and the identification of exceptional events (like the summer heat wave of August 2003)Martin Kohls, University of Rostock; Reiner H. Dinkel, University of Rostock

  3. How tempo distortions affect the comparative analysis of mortality: theoretical and empirical considerationsMarc Luy, University of Rostock

  4. International cause-of-death database derived from the WHO mortality databaseAlfred Nizard, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Alexandre Avdeev, Université Marc Bloch, Strasbourg; Vladimir A. Pshenkin, Moscow State University; Alain Monnier, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  5. Neonatal mortality: estimation of a structural frameworkMarie Vandresse, Université Catholique de Louvain

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