International mortality modelling—An economic perspective
AbstractA recent literature has developed on modelling mortality in multiple populations together. The purpose of this paper is to suggest a reason why mortality in different populations may be related based on an economic literature on technology and knowledge diffusion.
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Volume (Year): 122 (2014)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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Mortality; Technology; Diffusion;
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