Session 35:
Statistical/Computational Techniques in Demography

Thursday, March 30
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Santa Anita AB
Lobby Level

Chair: Scott M. Lynch, Princeton University
Discussant: Kenneth C. Land, Duke University

  1. The Impact of Duration on Disability Transitions: Evidence from the Cardiovascular Health StudyLiming Cai, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; James Lubitz, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Nathaniel Schenker, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Paula Diehr, University of Washington; Alice Arnold, University of Washington; Linda Fried, Johns Hopkins University

  2. The Population Life TableJames R. Carey, University of California, Davis; Hans Muller, University of California, Davis; Jane-Ling Wang, University of California, Davis

  3. Using the Heterogeneity Model and the Lee-Carter Method to Estimate Mortality Surfaces at Old AgesNan Li, United Nations; James W. Vaupel, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  4. Nonparametric Estimation of Disability-Free Life Expectancy Using Period Life Table and Cross-Sectional Disability SurveySamir Soneji, Princeton University; Kosuke Imai, Princeton University

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