Session 4:
Methodological Issues in Health and Mortality

Thursday, April 15
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Reunion C
Lobby Level

Chair: Ross M. Stolzenberg, University of Chicago
Discussant: Andrew Noymer, University of California, Irvine

  1. Estimation of Health Status Inequalities from Prevalence Data: A Risky BusinessAlberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Jason R. Thomas, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. Selective Survival: Consequences and Solutions in Demographic ResearchScott M. Lynch, Princeton University

  3. Bayesian Probabilistic Projections of MortalityJennifer L. Chunn, University of Washington; Adrian Raftery, University of Washington

  4. Estimating Smoking-Attributable Mortality in the United States: Geographic VariationAndrew Fenelon, University of Pennsylvania; Sam Preston, University of Pennsylvania

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