Population Dynamics and Sustainable Well-Being

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

Diego Alburez-Gutierrez, Ugofilippo Basellini, 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:

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

Region keywords:

Sweden, World


Coimbra Vieira, C.; Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Nepomuceno, M. R.; Theile, T.:
In: WebSci '22: proceedings of the 14th ACM Web Science Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 26-29 June 2022, 185–190. New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). (2022)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Kolk, M.; Zagheni, E.:
Demography 58:5, 1715–1735. (2021)    
Smith-Greenaway, E.; Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Trinitapoli, J.; Zagheni, E.:
BMJ Global Health 6:4, e004837–e004837. (2021)    
Williams, I.; Alburez-Gutierrez, D.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2021-001. (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)    
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