Session 30
Life Tables and Applications

Note: Due to the pandemic the original sessions have been cancelled.
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Chair: Annette Baudisch, Interdisciplinary Centre on Population Dynamics (CPop)

1. Dynamics of the Gini Coefficient of the Life TableJosé Manuel Aburto , CPop, University of Southern Denmark; Ugofilippo Basellini, Max Planck Institute for demographic Research; Annette Baudisch, Interdisciplinary Centre on Population Dynamics (CPop); Francisco Villavicencio, Johns Hopkins University.

2. Mortality Estimates and Construction of Life Tables for Municipalities in Brazil, 1980 to 2010Marcos Gonzaga , Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN); Flávio Henrique M. de A. Freire, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; Everton E. C. Lima, IFCH - UNICAMP; Bernardo L. Queiroz, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais; José Monteiro, IPC-IG.

3. The Cross-Sectional Inequality in Lifespan (Cal†): a Measure of Lifespan Variation That Reflects Mortality History of CohortsMarília Nepomuceno , Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR); Qi Cui, Australian National University; Alyson A. Van Raalte, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR); Jose Manuel Aburto, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Vladimir Canudas-Romo, Australian National University.

4. Indirect Estimation of the Neonatal Mortality: A Model Life Table Approach Using Prior DistributionsJulio E. Romero Prieto , London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Andrea Verhulst, University of Pennsylvania; Michel Guillot, University of Pennsylvania.

5. Flexible Transition Timing in Discrete-Time Multistate Life Tables Using Markov Chains with RewardsDaniel C. Schneider , Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Mikko Myrskylä, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Alyson A. Van Raalte, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR); Hal Caswell, University of Amsterdam; Silke van Daalen, University of Amsterdam.

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