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Demography (2024) 61 (2): 419–438.
Published: 01 April 2024
... Mathematical demography Nonstable population dynamics Population decline Fertility decline Population momentum Even though much of the world has had below-replacement fertility for decades, few countries are actually declining in size. Those populations that are declining are doing so only many...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1715–1735.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Diego Alburez-Gutierrez; Martin Kolk; Emilio Zagheni Abstract The death of a child affects the well-being of parents and families worldwide, but little is known about the scale of this phenomenon. Using a novel methodology from formal demography applied to data from the 2019 Revision of the United...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1979–1999.
Published: 01 October 2018
... statistical, computational, and ethical challenges, motivating the development of new research approaches to address these burgeoning issues. In this article, we argue that researchers with formal training in demography—those who have a history of developing innovative approaches to using challenging data...
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Published: 01 June 2023
Fig. 1 Demography intellectual landscape from leading anglophone journals, 1947–2020. Contour represents 6,252 papers published in Demography , Population and Development Review , and Population Studies between 1947 and 2020. Below the diagonal line lies work mostly on technical and formal More
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 579–591.
Published: 01 November 1993
... Schoen Robert ( 1975 ). Constructing Increment-Decrement Life Tables . Demography , 12 , 313 – 24 . 10.2307/2060768 Schoen Robert ( 1988 ). Modeling Multigroup Populations . New York : Plenum . Smith David P. ( 1992 ). Formal Demography . New York : Plenum...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 211–219.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Jo Anna Gray; Jean Stockard; Joe Stone Abstract Our recent paper in Demography (Gray, Stockard, and Stone 2006) has attracted the close scrutiny of several prominent academics. Three sets of formal comments, authored independently by Ermisch, Martin, and Wu (EMW), appear in this issue of Demography...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 287–310.
Published: 01 May 2002
... approach applies to a wide range of estima- tion problems in demography, the social sciences, and epidemiology. The method arises from the formal mathematics of unstable populations and is similar in spirit to variable-r methods. Unlike those methods, however, the new technique does not require...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 629–650.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., for example. However, demographers have seldom used formal statistical methods to describe and analyze time series of maps. One formal method, used widely in epidemiology, criminology, and public health, is Knox’s space-time interaction test. In this article, we discuss the potential of the Knox test...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 185–206.
Published: 01 May 1990
...—and has generally been modeled in a purely empirical statistical way, because there is no theory in demography for the distribution of frailty. A substantial fraction of variation in frailty, however, has an underlying genetic basis, for which there is a formal theory. This theory, based on evolutionary...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1459–1488.
Published: 01 August 2022
... in about one third of articles published in Demography in 2018–2019. Although methodologists are aware that flipped signs can occur, applied researchers have not integrated this insight into their work. We provide formal inequalities that researchers can use to easily determine if flipped signs...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1325–1352.
Published: 01 August 2022
... are stratified by race. Copyright © 2022 The Authors 2022 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Kinship Unemployment Race Formal demography An individual's employment status affects not only the individual but also others...
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Demography (2000) 37 (2): 187–192.
Published: 01 May 2000
... . 10.2307/2061816 Smith , D.P. ( 1992 ). Formal Demography . New York : Plenum . Taylor , M.F. , Bryce , J. , Buck , N. , & Prentice , E. ( 1995 ). British Household Panel Survey User Manual . Colchester : University of Essex . COMBINING REGISTRATION-SYSTEM...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1359–1385.
Published: 01 October 2023
... Publishing . Brubaker T. H. ( 1990 ). Families in later life: A burgeoning research area . Journal of Marriage and the Family , 52 , 959 – 981 . Caswell H. ( 2019 ). The formal demography of kinship . Demographic Research , 41 , 679 – 712 . https://doi.org/10.4054/DemRes...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 685–696.
Published: 01 November 1973
... not be the case with some of the more recent paperbacks. The terms "demography" and "popu- lation studies" are sometimes used syn- onymously. However, some writers define 685 686 DEMOGRAPHY, volume 10, number 4, November 1973 demography in a formal sense and con- Both types of population composition sider...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 593–606.
Published: 01 November 1993
... for the Elderly: An Illustration from Thailand . Population and Development Review , 18 , 79 – 104 . 10.2307/1971860 Lee, Ronald. Forthcoming. “The Formal Demography of Population Aging, Transfers, and the Economic Life Cycle.” In The Demography of Aging , edited by Linda Martin and Samuel Preston...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 865–890.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Fig. 1 Demography intellectual landscape from leading anglophone journals, 1947–2020. Contour represents 6,252 papers published in Demography , Population and Development Review , and Population Studies between 1947 and 2020. Below the diagonal line lies work mostly on technical and formal...
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Demography (1997) 34 (4): 551–563.
Published: 01 November 1997
... , 112956 – 112956 . Lee , R.D. ( 1994 ). The Formal Demography of Population Aging, Transfers, and the Economic Life Style . In L.G. Martin , & S.H. Preston (Eds.), Demography of Aging (pp. 8 – 49 ). Washington, DC : National Academy Press . Lee , R.D...
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 485–492.
Published: 01 November 1979
.... This functional definition of demogra- phy- renders certain distinctions made in the pastdemographic analysis vs. popu- lation studies and formal demography vs. social demography-arbitrary and possi- bly inhibitive of theoretical and methodo- logical advancements. Such termi- nological classification may have...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 537–542.
Published: 01 November 1973
... would follow an evolu- tion well known in formal demography: an evolution from the initial number of births through a period of irregular oscillations to an exponential sequence with a fixed exponent. The exponent of this sequence is Lotka's (1939) intrinsic rate of increase, the one real root...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 371–399.
Published: 17 February 2011
... and discussed the study of the formal demography of aging. The approach described in Lee ( 1994 ) can be applied to this case to evaluate the effect of a change in mortality, indexed by i , on the growth rate of CO 2 emissions: (16) Analogously, the effect of changes in fertility on the CO 2 growth...
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