Population Health


Methods, Models, and Measures in Population Health

Timothy Riffe, Christian Dudel, Alyson van Raalte, Christina Bohk-Ewald, Jutta Gampe, Dmitri A. Jdanov, Maarten Jacob Bijlsma, 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), Nikkil Sudharsanan (Universit�t Heidelberg, Germany)

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


Pifarre i Arolas, H.; Dudel, C.:
Social Indicators Research 143:3, 1219-1243 (2019).
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).