Aging in the context of cohort evolution and mortality selection.


This study examines historical patterns of aging through the perspectives of cohort evolution and mortality selection, where the former emphasizes the correlation across cohorts in the age dependence of mortality rates, and the latter emphasizes cohort change in the acceleration of mortality over the life course. In the analysis of historical cohort… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13524-014-0306-9


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