Session 13:
Statistical Demography

Thursday, April 17
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Gallier AB
4th floor

Chair: Yang Yang, University of Chicago
Discussant: Tim Futing Liao, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Discussant: Colm O'Muircheartaigh, University of Chicago

  1. A Meta-Analytic Framework for Best-Practice Mortality Surface EstimationJutta Gampe, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Paul H.C. Eilers, Utrecht University; Magdalena Muszynska, Duke University

  2. Using the Bootstrap Method to Estimate Variances of Multi-State Life Table FunctionsLiming Cai, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; James Lubitz, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Mark D. Hayward, University of Texas at Austin; Yasuhiko Saito, Nihon University; Aaron Hagedorn, University of Southern California; Eileen Crimmins, University of Southern California

  3. Probabilistic Projections of Populations With HIV: A Bayesian Melding ApproachSamuel J. Clark, University of Washington; Jason Thomas, University of Washington

  4. Bayesian Hierarchical Mixture Models for High-Risk Births in California, 1968-2005James H. Jones, Stanford University; Simon D. Jackman, Stanford University

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