MPIDR Working Paper

How ageing is shaped by trade-offs

Baudisch, A.

MPIDR Working Paper WP-2009-043, 12 Seiten (Dezember 2009).
Rostock, Max-Planck-Institut für demografische Forschung

Schlagworte: ageing


The evolution of different life history strategies and thus different ageing patterns essentially depends on the nature of the underlying trade-offs between survival and reproduction. To fully comprehend ageing, we need to understand these trade-offs.