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Warren Sanderson
Professor Emeritus
John S. Toll Professorship


N-631 Social and Behavioral Sciences Building


Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught


  • Economic Demography


  • The Economics of HIV
  • Applied Microeconomics


Selected Publications

  • Prospective Longevity: A New Vision of Population Aging, with Sergei Scherbov, Harvard University Press,  11/19/2019
  • "Average remaining lifetimes can increase as human populations age," (with Sergei Scherbov),  Nature 435, 811-813, 2005.
  • "Conditional Probabilistic population forecasting," (with Wolfgang Lutz, Sergei Scherbov, and Brian O'Neill), International Statistical Review 72-2, 157-166, 2004.
  • "The end of World Population Growth," (with Wolfgang Lutz, and Sergei Scherbov),  Nature 412, 543-545, 2001.
  • "Expert-Based Probabilistic Population Projections," (with Wolfgang Lutz and Sergei Scherbov),  Population and Development Review, 1998.
  • "Knowledge Can Improve Forecasts: A Review of Selected Socioeconomic Population Projection Models,"  Population and Development Review, 1998.
  • "Doubling of World Population Unlikely," (with Wolfgang Lutz, and Sergei Scherbov)  Nature 387, 803-805, 1997.
  • "Cohort Parity Analysis and Fertility Transition Dynamics: Reconstructing Historical Trends in Fertility Control from a Single Census," (with Paul A. David),  Population Studies, 1990.