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Time-continuous Markov chain estimation techniques in demographic models.

Jan Michael Hoem

Time-continuous Markov chain estimation techniques in demographic models.

by Jan Michael Hoem

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Published in Oslo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Demography -- Mathematical models.,
  • Markov processes.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: leaves 19-20.

    StatementBy Jan M[ichael] Hoem.
    SeriesMemorandum from Institute of Economics, University of Oslo, Memorandum fra Sosialøkonomisk institutt, Universitetet i Oslo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB881 .H57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 l.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4979888M
    LC Control Number76470637

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