Laboratory

Statistical Demography

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Project

Multistate Models under Outcome-Dependent Selection

Jutta Gampe, Roland Rau, Marcus Ebeling; in Collaboration with Hein Putter (Leiden University, Medical Center, Netherlands), Karin Modig, Anna Meyer (both: Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden)

The statistical analysis of multistate processes hinges on the estimation of the underlying transition rates. If sampling is conditional on a particular event having occurred, then estimation procedures need to be modified.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Ageing, Mortality and Longevity, Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology, Life Course, Statistics and Mathematics

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.