Digital and Computational Demography

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New Perspectives in Mortality Forecasting

Ugofilippo Basellini; in Collaboration with Carlo Giovanni Camarda (French National Institute for Demographic Studies, Paris, France)

This project aims at generating novel insights into the analysis and forecasts of human mortality by introducing new statistical methods based on age-at-death distributions and the decomposition of the mortality age-pattern.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity, Projections and Forecasting

Region keywords:

Europe, Japan, USA


Basellini, U.; Camarda, C. G.:
In: Developments in demographic forecasting, 105–129. Cham: Springer International Publishing. (2020)    
Basellini, U.; Kjærgaard, S.; Camarda, C. G.:
Insurance: Mathematics and Economics 91, 129–143. (2020)
Bergeron Boucher, M.-P.; Kjærgaard, S.; Pascariu, M. D.; Aburto, J. M.; Alvarez Martinez, J. A.; Basellini, U.; Rizzi, S.; Vaupel, J. W.:
In: Developments in demographic forecasting, 131–151. Cham: Springer International Publishing. (2020)    
Pascariu, M. D.; Basellini, U.; Aburto, J. M.; Canudas-Romo, V.:
Risks 8:4, 109.1–109.18. (2020)    
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