Population Health


Methods, Models, and Measures in Population Health

Timothy Riffe, Christian Dudel, Héctor Pifarre i Arolas, Alyson van Raalte, Christina Bohk-Ewald, Jutta Gampe, Dmitri A. Jdanov, Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Roland Rau, Mikko Myrskylä; in Collaboration with Evgeny M. Andreev (New Economic School, Moscow; since January 2017: National Research University – Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russian Federation)

This project aims to develop and extend methods, models, and measures to enhance the quantitative analysis of population health data. The applications include rank-based measures of population health, mortality forecasts, and decomposition techniques.Detailed description

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


Jdanov, D. A.; Shkolnikov, V. M.; van Raalte, A. A.; Andreev, E. M.:
Demography 54:4, 1579-1602 (2017).
Pifarre i Arolas, H.; Dudel, C.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2017-010. (2017).
Remund, A.; Camarda, C. G.; Riffe, T.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2017-007. (2017).