Autor(es):Serap Ünlü; Miguel Gouveia
Date:08 Junho, 2010

Longevity Dispersion in Portugal from 1940 to 2007

The first part of this paper studies the dispersion in the distribution of longevity with the same tools that are employed to measure income inequality and poverty. An historical sequence of life tables for Portugal covering the period 1940-2007 is used…