Rational reconstruction of frailty-based mortality models by a generalisation of Gompertz' law of mortality
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KeywordsHeterogeneous mortality models; Frailty models; Gompertz distribution; Identifiability.;
- C16 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Econometric and Statistical Methods; Specific Distributions
- J11 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Demographic Trends, Macroeconomic Effects, and Forecasts
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- NEP-ALL-2007-04-28 (All new papers)
- NEP-ECM-2007-04-28 (Econometrics)
- NEP-HEA-2007-04-28 (Health Economics)
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