Birth and the intrinsic rate of natural increase

Keyfitz, N. (1985). Birth and the intrinsic rate of natural increase. In: Applied Mathematical Demography. pp. 112-141 U.S.A.: Springer New York. 10.1007/978-1-4757-1879-9_5.

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The stable age distribution of Chapter 4 supposed births growing at fixed rate r and subject to probability 1(a) of survivorship to age a. Various conclusions were reached by noting how the stable age distribution was affected by r, treated as an arbitrarily disposable parameter. Now we regard rate r not as arbitrary but as determined by the joint action of birth and death rates.

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