Daniel Courgeau

Gorroochurn Prakash, 2016, Classic Topics on the History of Modern Mathematical Statistics: From Laplace to More Recent Times, Hoboken, NJ, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 754 p.

This history of modern mathematical statistics retraces their development from the...

Emmanuel Lazega, Tom A. B. Snijders, eds., Multilevel Network Analysis for the Social Sciences: Theory, Methods and Applications, Heidelberg-New-york-Dordrecht-London, Springer, 2016, 376 p.

This work describes quantitative analysis of several types of groups of individuals,...

Nazrul Hoque, Lloyd B. Potter, eds., Emerging Techniques in Applied Demography, Dordrecht: Springer, Applied Demography Series, vol. 4, 2015, 394 p.

In reading this work, several questions come to mind about the relevance of considering...

Estimating Changes of Residence for Cross-National Comparison

This short paper considers a number of temporal and spatial models that can be used for...

Estimating Age without Measuring it: A New Method in Paleodemography

AbstractTo estimate the structure of past populations by age at death, with only...

Demography, a Fully Formed Science or a Science in the Making? An Outline Programme

In this article, we examine D. Tabutin’s view that “demography has certainly...

Estimation of French Internal Migration in the Period 1990-1999 and Comparison with Earlier Periods

Beginning in 1962, each French census has included a question that asks for a person’s...

Demographic Behaviour and Behaviour Genetics

AbstractL’utilisation de l’héritabilité proposée par la génétique du...