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The long-term pattern of adult mortality and the highest attained age

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  • A. R. Thatcher
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    Article provided by Royal Statistical Society in its journal Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (Series A): Statistics in Society.

    Volume (Year): 162 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 1 ()
    Pages: 5-43

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    Handle: RePEc:bla:jorssa:v:162:y:1999:i:1:p:5-43

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    2. Ting Li & James Anderson, 2013. "Shaping human mortality patterns through intrinsic and extrinsic vitality processes," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 28(12), pages 341-372, February.
    3. Maxim S. Finkelstein, 2006. "On engineering reliability concepts and biological aging," MPIDR Working Papers WP-2006-021, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
    4. Dmitri A. Jdanov & Rembrandt D. Scholz & Vladimir Shkolnikov, 2005. "Official population statistics and the Human Mortality Database estimates of populations aged 80+ in Germany and nine other European countries," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 13(14), pages 335-362, November.
    5. Maxim S. Finkelstein & Veronica Esaulova, 2005. "On mixture failure rate ordering," MPIDR Working Papers WP-2005-019, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
    6. Dmitri A. Jdanov & Rembrandt D. Scholz & Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, 2005. "Official population statistics and the Human Mortality Database estimates of populations aged 80+ in Germany and nine other European countries," MPIDR Working Papers WP-2005-010, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
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    8. Maxim Finkelstein & James W. Vaupel, 2006. "The relative tail of longevity and the mean remaining lifetime," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 14(7), pages 111-138, February.
    9. Gardner, Jonathan & Oswald, Andrew, 2004. "How is mortality affected by money, marriage, and stress?," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(6), pages 1181-1207, November.
    10. Kirill F. Andreev & James W. Vaupel, 2006. "Forecasts of cohort mortality after age 50," MPIDR Working Papers WP-2006-012, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
    11. Maxim S. Finkelstein, 2009. "Understanding the shape of the mixture failure rate (with engineering and demographic applications)," MPIDR Working Papers WP-2009-031, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
    12. Dmitri A. Jdanov & Domantas Jasilionis & Eugeny L. Soroko & Roland Rau & James W. Vaupel, 2008. "Beyond the Kannisto-Thatcher Database on Old Age Mortality: an assessment of data quality at advanced ages," MPIDR Working Papers WP-2008-013, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
    13. A. Roger Thatcher & Siu Lan Karen Cheung & Shiro Horiuchi & Jean-Marie Robine, 2010. "The compression of deaths above the mode," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 22(17), pages 505-538, March.
    14. Ira Rosenwaike & Leslie Stone, 2003. "Verification of the ages of supercentenarians in the United States: Results of a matching study," Demography, Springer, vol. 40(4), pages 727-739, November.
    15. Booth, Heather, 2006. "Demographic forecasting: 1980 to 2005 in review," International Journal of Forecasting, Elsevier, vol. 22(3), pages 547-581.
    16. Pitacco, Ermanno, 2004. "Survival models in a dynamic context: a survey," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 35(2), pages 279-298, October.
    17. Siu Lan Karen Cheung & Jean-Marie Robine & Fred Paccaud & Alfio Marazzi, 2009. "Dissecting the compression of mortality in Switzerland, 1876-2005," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 21(19), pages 569-598, October.

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