Lecture8 - Introduction to Population Dynamics Course...

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    Introduction  to Population Dynamics  
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    Course Outline   What is Demography? Basic population processes Definitions &   Measures Variations Theories   Secondary population  processes   Consequences of population  processes Classic perspectives Recent perspectives and  empirical studies
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    Lesson Objectives  Update on group work     Sources of demographic data  
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    HomeWork   Groups of 5 Specify  Problem  Time line Causes of death  Purpose of policy intervention Find data on attrition rates (q(x))  Complete the life table  Summarize your conclusions  Deadline (Thursday 23;  2:55 p.m .) Grading criteria Timely submission Creativity Real-world problem    Calculations  Presentation
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    Creativity: Going  Beyond the Basics    >2 causes of death  Possibility of re-entry 
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