About IA|BE Prospective Mortality Tables 2020

IA|BE Prospective Mortality Tables 2020

Websession : The IA|BE  2020 mortality projection for the Belgian population and the Covid-19 impact analyse : 23/11/2020


16h00 - 16h05 : Welcome (by Jean-Claude De Pooter)

16h05 - 17h05 : The IA|BE2020  mortality projection for the Belgian population, by Katrien Antonio, Sander Devriendt and Jens Robben

  • Data collection using Eurostat, HMD and StatBel
  • Technical model description, calibration and scenario generation
  • Assessing parameter uncertainty with a bootstrap procedure
  • Results, backtests and applications
  • From IA|BE2015 to IA|BE2020 impact of changes in data collection, model adjustments and recent data points.

17h05 - 17h15 : Break

 17h15 - 17h45 : Covid-19 impact analysis, by Katrien Antonio, Sander Devriendt, Dominik Sznajder, Jens Robben

  • Creating (virtual) data points for Belgium in 2020 and for the rest of EU in 2019-2020
  • Using the Short Term Mortality Fluctuations (STMF) from HMD and data from Eurostat
  • Scenarios for 2020
  • Recalibrating IA|BE2020 and impact assessment.

17h45 - 18h15 : Discussion

18h15 - 18h30 : Conclusions & Closing of the event

Participation is free!

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