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Statistical Demography

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Joint Models for Investigating Fertility and Mortality Rates

Jutta Gampe, Marie Böhnstedt, Ralf Schaible

Understanding the interplay between fertility and mortality is essential in biodemography. To render correct estimates of fertility rates and death rates, statistical models that take this interdependence into account are needed.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Biodemography, Statistics and Mathematics

The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.