Population Health


Methods in Formal Demography and Demographic Timekeeping

Timothy Riffe, Jonas Schöley, Francisco Villavicencio

Fundamental research in this project applies time-to-death as a structural measure to rethink and extend the most important models, instruments, and frameworks of demography: the age-structured population renewal model, the life table, and the Lexis diagram.Detailed description

Research keywords: Ageing, Mortality and Longevity; Statistics and Mathematics; Life Course; Demographic Change


Riffe, T.; Schöley, J.; Villavicencio, F.:
Genus 73:7 (2017).
Villavicencio, F.; Riffe, T.:
Demographic Research 35:14, 381-398 (2016).
Riffe, T.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2015-007. (2015).
Riffe, T.; Schöley, J.; Villavicencio, F.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2015-008. (2015).