Session 29
Estimation Methods

Note: Due to the pandemic the original sessions have been cancelled.
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Chair: Andre Grow, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

1. Estimating Bilateral Migration Flows to Match Known Net Migration Totals.Guy J. Abel , Asian Demographic Research Institute, Shanghai University; Peter W. F. Smith, University of Southampton.

2. High Resolution Population Mapping Using Spatial Point Process ModelsWarren Jochem , University of Southampton; Andrew J. Tatem, University of Southampton.

3. Smoothing Mortality Rates Using Random ForestsTorsten Sauer , University of Rostock; Roland Rau, University of Rostock.

4. Probabilistic Indirect Estimation of under-Five Mortality RatesCarl P. Schmertmann , Florida State University.

5. Under-Five Cause- and Age-Specific Mortality in the US: An Adaptation of the Log-Quadratic ModelFrancisco Villavicencio , Johns Hopkins University; Tyler McCormick, University of Washington, Seattle; Jamie Perin, Johns Hopkins Univerisity; Li Liu, Johns Hopkins University.

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