Digital and Computational Demography

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Estimating and Projecting Offspring Mortality over the Life Course for all Countries of the World

Diego Alburez-Gutierrez, Emilio Zagheni; in Collaboration with Martin Kolk (Stockholm University, Demography Unit, Sweden)

This project combines formal demographic methods with vital statistics, surveys, and register data to characterize global trends in offspring mortality and to improve our understanding of how demographic change will affect these developments in the future.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity, Demographic Change, Historical Demography, Intergenerational Relationships, Life Course

Region keywords:

Sweden, World


Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Kolk, M.; Zagheni, E.:
Demography. accepted. (2021)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Aref, S.; Gil-Clavel, B. S.; Grow, A.; Negraia, D. V.; Zagheni, E.:
In: Smart statistics for smart applications : book of short papers SIS2019, 23–30. Pearson. (2019)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Kolk, M.; Zagheni, E.:
SocArXiv papers. unpublished. (2019)    
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