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Impact of different mortality forecasting methods and explicit assumptions on projected future life expectancy: The case of the Netherlands

  • Lenny Stoeldraijer

    (Statistics Netherlands)

  • Coen van Duin

    (Statistics Netherlands)

  • L.J.G van Wissen

    (Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute)

  • Fanny Janssen

    (University of Groningen)

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    Volume (Year): 29 (2013)
    Issue (Month): 13 (August)
    Pages: 323-354

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