Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Statistical Demography Class Offered This Spring

Posted: 11/9/2018 (CSDE Research)

Demography students: Professor and CSDE Affiliate Adrian Raftery, Statistics & Sociology, will be teaching Statistical Demography (CSSS/STAT/SOC 563) this Spring 2019. The course covers statistical methods and models for estimating and forecasting population quantities and covers a variety of innovative topics, including probabilistic population projections and Bayesian hierarchical models.

Please note that you must first complete the prerequisites or receive permission from the instructor. The perquisites are STAT 509/CS&SS 509/ECON 509, or STAT 513. College of Arts & Sciences and Evans School students have priority in Period I of registration. Other students may register afterward.

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