Mikko Myrskylä

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Early life exposure to the 1918 influenza pandemic and old-age mortality by cause of death
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Am J Public Health 103:e83-90. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The association between height and birth order: evidence from 652,518 Swedish men
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:571-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Reversing East-West mortality difference among German women, and the role of smoking
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 42:549-58. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Is later better or worse? Association of advanced parental age with offspring cognitive ability among half a million young Swedish men
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Konrad Zuse Str 1, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 177:649-55. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Probabilistic forecasting using stochastic diffusion models, with applications to cohort processes of marriage and fertility
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Demography 50:237-60. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Maternal age and offspring adult health: evidence from the health and retirement study
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Demography 49:1231-57. 2012
  7. pmc Weight change, initial BMI, and mortality among middle- and older-aged adults
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Epidemiology 20:840-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Early life exposure to the 1918 influenza pandemic and old-age mortality by cause of death
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Am J Public Health 103:e83-90. 2013
    ..We sought to analyze how early exposure to the 1918 influenza pandemic is associated with old-age mortality by cause of death...
  2. doi request reprint The association between height and birth order: evidence from 652,518 Swedish men
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:571-7. 2013
    ..We studied the birth order-height association and whether it varies by family characteristics or birth cohort...
  3. doi request reprint Reversing East-West mortality difference among German women, and the role of smoking
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 42:549-58. 2013
    ..We analyse recent trends for women aged 50-89 years and document for the first time lower mortality in the East. We study how smoking contributes to this cross-over...
  4. doi request reprint Is later better or worse? Association of advanced parental age with offspring cognitive ability among half a million young Swedish men
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Konrad Zuse Str 1, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 177:649-55. 2013
    ..Although the results confirmed that maternal age was negatively associated with offspring IQ, the association was small enough that delaying parenthood resulted in higher offspring IQ scores because of the positive IQ test score trend...
  5. doi request reprint Probabilistic forecasting using stochastic diffusion models, with applications to cohort processes of marriage and fertility
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Research Group Lifecourse Dynamics and Demographic Change, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Demography 50:237-60. 2013
    ..We apply our methods to several examples of marriage and fertility, extending them to simultaneous forecasting of multiple cohorts and to processes restricted by factors such as declining fecundity...
  6. doi request reprint Maternal age and offspring adult health: evidence from the health and retirement study
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Demography 49:1231-57. 2012
    ..The results for young maternal age add to the evidence suggesting that children born to young mothers might be better off if the parents waited a few years...
  7. pmc Weight change, initial BMI, and mortality among middle- and older-aged adults
    Mikko Myrskylä
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
    Epidemiology 20:840-8. 2009
    ..It is not known how the relationship between weight change and mortality is influenced by initial body mass index (BMI) or the magnitude of weight change...