At a Glance Projects Publications Team


Understanding Mortality Dynamics

Roland Rau, Marcus Ebeling, Torsten Sauer, James W. Vaupel; in Collaboration with Anders Ahlbom, Karin Modig (both: Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden), Christina Bohk-Ewald (University of Helsinki, Finland), Eva Kibele (The Statistical Office of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, Germany), Sebastian Klüsener (Federal Institute for Population Research, Wiesbaden, Germany), Magdalena Muszyńska (Vienna, Austria)

In this project, the group researchers address the question of how current mortality developments informs us about future trends.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Aging, Mortality and Longevity, Statistics and Mathematics

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Modig, K.; Lambe, M.; Ahlbom, A.; Ebeling, M.:
The Lancet Regional Health - Europe 4:100072, 1–7. (2021)    
Rau, R.; Bohk-Ewald, C.; Muszynska, M. M.; Vaupel, J. W.:
Cham: Springer International Publishing, The Springer series on demographic methods and population analysis 44. (2018)    
Bohk-Ewald, C.; Ebeling, M.; Rau, R.:
Demography 54:4, 1559–1577. (2017)    
Bohk-Ewald, C.; Rau, R.:
Genus 73:1, 1–37. (2017)    
Modig, K.; Andersson, T.; Vaupel, J. W.; Rau, R.; Ahlbom, A.:
Journal of Internal Medicine 282:2, 156–163. (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.