Session 29:
Evolutionary- and Bio-Demography

Thursday, July 10
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Amposta

Chair: John Hobcraft, University of York

  1. ’What do you do for a living?’ - Sex-specific mortality in historical timesSvenja Weise, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  2. The evolutionary demography of the family: a review of the effects of kin on child mortality and female fertility ratesRebecca Sear, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. Is it a biomarker, a biomeasure, or a bioindicator? Research models to organize biomedical data for demographic analysisJames W. McNally, University of Michigan; Martha Sayre, University of Michigan

  4. Pioneers’ demographic legacy: a measure of the descendances of early immigrants in the Quebec population (17th-20th centuries)Marc Tremblay, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi; Bertrand Desjardins, Université de Montréal; Houde Louis, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières; Helene Vezina, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi

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