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Russian Mortality Crisis and the Quality of Vital Statistics


  • Natalia Gavrilova


  • Victoria Semyonova
  • Elena Dubrovina
  • Galina Evdokushkina
  • Alla Ivanova
  • Leonid Gavrilov


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  • Natalia Gavrilova & Victoria Semyonova & Elena Dubrovina & Galina Evdokushkina & Alla Ivanova & Leonid Gavrilov, 2008. "Russian Mortality Crisis and the Quality of Vital Statistics," Population Research and Policy Review, Springer;Southern Demographic Association (SDA), vol. 27(5), pages 551-574, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:poprpr:v:27:y:2008:i:5:p:551-574
    DOI: 10.1007/s11113-008-9085-6

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    1. Chervyakov, Valeriy V. & Shkolnikov, Vladimir M. & Pridemore, William Alex & McKee, Martin, 2002. "The changing nature of murder in Russia," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 55(10), pages 1713-1724, November.
    2. Elizabeth Brainerd & David M. Cutler, 2005. "Autopsy on an Empire: Understanding Mortality in Russia and the Former Soviet Union," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 19(1), pages 107-130, Winter.
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    4. Pridemore, William Alex, 2003. "Measuring homicide in Russia: a comparison of estimates from the crime and vital statistics reporting systems," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 57(8), pages 1343-1354, October.
    5. Ellman, Michael, 1994. "The Increase in Death and Disease under "Katastroika."," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 18(4), pages 329-355, August.
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    1. Andrew Noymer & Viola Van, 2014. "Divergence without decoupling," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 31(51), pages 1503-1524, December.
    2. Vladimir M. Shkolnikov & Evgeny M. Andreev & Martin McKee & David A. Leon, 2013. "Components and possible determinants of decrease in Russian mortality in 2004-2010," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 28(32), pages 917-950, April.
    3. Brainerd, Elizabeth, 2010. "The Demographic Transformation of Post-Socialist Countries," WIDER Working Paper Series 015, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    4. Adrianna Murphy & Nataliia Levchuk & Andrew Stickley & Bayard Roberts & Martin McKee, 2013. "A country divided? Regional variation in mortality in Ukraine," International Journal of Public Health, Springer;Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+), vol. 58(6), pages 837-844, December.


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