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Population Health

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Project

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 (Universität 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, Demographic Change, Life Course, Statistics and Mathematics

Publications

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)
The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.