Research Group

Mathematical and Actuarial Demography

At a Glance Projects Publications Team


Methodological Advances in Mortality Modeling and Population Aging

Roland Rau, Marcus Ebeling, Torsten Sauer; in Collaboration with Anders Ahlbom, Karin Modig (both: Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden), Carl P. Schmertmann (Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA)

The group develops new methods to estimate mortality and population aging; this is done in collaboration with the Karolinska Institute in Sweden and Florida State University.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity, Statistics and Mathematics

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Ebeling, M.; Modig, K.; Ahlbom, A.; Rau, R.:
PLoS One 13:4, e0195307–e0195307. (2018)    
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