Thursday, 29 November 2012 at 1:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

Mortality Past and Present: John Graunt's Bills of Mortality - Part Two

Presented by Professor Michael Murphy

This event marks the 350th anniversary of the publication of John Graunt's London Bills of Mortality in 1662.

Part Two: Contemporary Mortality

Speakers present the current 'state-of-the-art' of mortality studies in the UK, Europe and beyond, with consideration to the influence of Graunt.

Conference speakers
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Professor of Demography, Department of Social Policy, The London School of Economics and Political Science

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Head of Deptartment of Social Work, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

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Head of the Research Group Health and Mortality at the Vienna Institute of Demography.

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Conference lectures
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More complex than Graunt could imagine: Theoretical and practical thoughts about tempo effects in the conventional period life table

Dr Marc Luy
Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 1:00PM
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Current Trends in European and Middle Eastern Mortality

Professor Jon Anson
Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 1:30PM
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A Grauntian Perspective on Contemporary British Mortality

Professor Michael Murphy
Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 2:00PM