Session 158:
Current Mortality Research Issues

Saturday, April 19
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Bayside B
4th floor

Chair: Michel Guillot, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Rasmus Hoffmann, University of Rostock
Discussant: Vladimir Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. How Many Americans Could Be Alive?Magdalena Muszynska, Duke University

  2. Early-life Influences and the Seasonality of Mortality: Re-Examining the Doblhammer EffectAndrew Noymer, University of California, Irvine; Bert Kestenbaum, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  3. Early Life Conditions and Mortality Later in Life in Scania, Sweden 1814-1894: New Ways of Measuring Conditions during Early LifeKent Johansson, Lund University; Jan Beise, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  4. Measuring Maternal Mortality with Dual Method: A New Method for Maternal Mortality Estimation in Developing CountriesSaifuddin Ahmed, Johns Hopkins University

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