The plateau of human mortality: Demography of longevity pioneers

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Science  29 Jun 2018:
Vol. 360, Issue 6396, pp. 1459-1461
DOI: 10.1126/science.aat3119

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vol. 360 no. 6396 1459-1461

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  • Received for publication February 13, 2018
  • Accepted for publication May 9, 2018

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  1. Elisabetta Barbi1,*,
  2. Francesco Lagona2,
  3. Marco Marsili3,
  4. James W. Vaupel4,5,6,7,
  5. Kenneth W. Wachter8
  1. 1Department of Statistical Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.
  2. 2Department of Political Sciences, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy.
  3. 3Italian National Institute of Statistics (ISTAT), Rome, Italy.
  4. 4Interdisciplinary Center for Research and Education on Population Change, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
  5. 5Department of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
  6. 6Duke University Population Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA.
  7. 7Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany.
  8. 8Department of Demography, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: elisabetta.barbi{at}


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