Andrea Verhulst

Office Address: 

337 McNeil

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D., Demography, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2016
M.A., Population and Development Studies, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2011
B.A., Sociology and Anthropology, Université Saint-Louis, 2008

I studied demography at the University of Louvain in Belgium. My research focuses on the measurement of child mortality in countries without a comprehensive vital registration system. I am currently working on the project “Global Age Patterns of Under-Five Mortality” led by Michel Guillot.

Selected Publications:

Guillot, M., J. Romero Prieto, A. Verhulst, and P. Gerland. 2022. "Modeling Age Patterns of Under-5 Mortality: Results From a Log-Quadratic Model Applied to High-Quality Vital Registration Data." Demography 59(1):321-347.

Romero Prieto, J., A. Verhulst, and M. Guillot. 2021. "Estimating the Infant Mortality Rate from DHS Birth Histories in the Presence of Age Heaping." PLOS One 16(11):e0259304.

Verhulst, A., H. Beltrán-Sánchez, and A. Palloni. 2019. "Impact of Delayed Effects on Human Old-Age Mortality." Demographic Research 40(41):1167-1210. PMCID: PMC6709713. 

Verhulst, A. 2016. "Child Mortality Estimation: An Assessment of Summary Birth History Methods Using Microsimulation." Demographic Research 34(39):1075-1128.