Session 158:
Statistical Demography: Simulations and Models

Friday, May 2
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Boylston
1st Floor

Discussant: Leontine Alkema, National University of Singapore
Chair: Alison Gemmill, University of California, Berkeley

  1. Bayesian Reconstruction of Two-Sex Populations by Age: Estimating Sex Ratios at Birth and Sex Ratios of MortalityMark C. Wheldon, Auckland University of Technology; Adrian Raftery, University of Washington; Samuel J. Clark, University of Washington; Patrick Gerland, United Nations Population Division

  2. The Crisscross Method to Evaluate Data Quality in Fertility SurveysBruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  3. Smoothing Period Parity Progression Ratios for Survey Data from Developing CountriesStuart H. Sweeney, University of California, Santa Barbara

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