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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 259–275.
Published: 01 March 1966
.... Latent Root Real Root Quadratic Formula Matrix Algebra Characteristic Matrix References 1. Leslie P. H. ( 1945 ). On the Use of Matrices in Certain Population Mathematics . Biometriks , XXXIII , 183 – 212 . 10.1093/biomet/33.3.183 2 For example, see N. Keyfitz, “Mathematical...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 382–409.
Published: 01 March 1968
... of population growth associated with the reverse projection-matrix, the stable age-distribution that pertains to the projection-matrix, the characteristic equation of the projection-matrix, and the latent roots of the characteristic equation. We also introduce some new indices that measure the “eventual...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 56–73.
Published: 01 March 1964
... de poblicaón. Latent Root Matrix Operator Intrinsic Rate Population Projection Ordinary Method References 1. Leslie, P. H. “On the Use of Matrices in Certain Population Mathematics,” Biometrika , Vol. 33, pp. 184 ff. 2. Bernardelli, Harro. “Population Waves,” Journal...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 617–624.
Published: 01 November 1972
... as we find the value of Qi, it is easy to calculate (y) ', 622 DEMOGRAPHY, volume 9, number 4, November 1972 Indeed, the characteristic equation of our triangular sub-matrix Q can be writ- ten as follows: The latent roots Al = rI, A2 = r2, Ag = rg are identical to the repeating coefficients...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1755–1773.
Published: 03 October 2014
...Geng Niu; Bertrand Melenberg Abstract The vast literature on extrapolative stochastic mortality models focuses mainly on the extrapolation of past mortality trends and summarizes the trends by one or more latent factors. However, the interpretation of these trends is typically not very clear...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 439–442.
Published: 01 March 1968
... with closed populations. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Matrix Operator Stable Population Closed Population Latent Growth Rate Dominant Root References 1 Rogers , Andrei ( 1966 ). The Multiregional Matrix Growth Operator and the Stable...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 485–511.
Published: 23 February 2017
... fit index. TLI = Tucker-Lewis reliability index. SRMR = standardized root mean square residual. Table 5 presents the parameter estimates D t I of the measurement Eq. ( 6 ) for the parental investment latent variables at ages 3 and 5 after we split the measures according...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1423–1443.
Published: 01 August 2021
... and measurement equivalence indicate “whether or not, under different conditions of observing and studying phenomena, measurement operations yield measures of the same attribute” ( Horn and McArdle 1992:117 ). In other words, measurement invariance guarantees that the underlying latent variables measure the same...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 699–724.
Published: 20 April 2011
... and socioeconomic differentials in the health status of older people. We use data from the second wave of the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) conducted in 2004 ( N = 8,870). Information from three observer-measured and three self-reported health indicators was combined, using a latent variable modeling...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1547–1574.
Published: 01 August 2021
... for measurement error and identify the best-fitting, theoretically guided models describing SRH trajectories. Results support a hybrid model that combines the lagged effect of SRH with the enduring perspectives, fitted with a type of autoregressive latent trajectory (ALT) model. This model structure consistently...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 569–571.
Published: 01 November 2001
... the impact of genetic variation on demographic processes. The authors’ statistical results restate their anachronistic theory of race using latent variables that are not open to empirical testing. Although new data increase the opportunities for the examination of the relationship between biology...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 39–60.
Published: 25 December 2014
... regimes: “latent” and “manifest” aging. Up to a certain age, there is only latent aging: physiological senescence occurs, but its low level does not trigger any measurable increase in mortality. Past a certain level (and age), molecular damage is such that mortality risks start to increase. We first...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1921–1946.
Published: 25 September 2017
...Tim J. Boonen; Hong Li Abstract Research on mortality modeling of multiple populations focuses mainly on extrapolating past mortality trends and summarizing these trends by one or more common latent factors. This article proposes a multipopulation stochastic mortality model that uses...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 73–99.
Published: 23 February 2011
... as a mode of cultural diffusion within transnational fields, orients the second approach (Guarnizo 1994 ; Guarnizo and Díaz 1999 ; Levitt 1998 , 2001 ; Portes and Rumbaut 1996 ; Roberts et al. 1999 ). Rather than concentrating on the net economic effect of migration, research rooted...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2323–2347.
Published: 11 November 2019
..., and the root mean squared error of approximation fit statistics (Raudenbush and Bryk 2002 ). Next, to allow for additional heterogeneity in health trajectories, we model the onset and accumulation of functional limitations using a latent class growth analysis (LCGA), which identifies qualitatively...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 75–93.
Published: 01 February 2002
... Behavior . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Berry , W.D. ( 1984 ). Nonrecursive Causal Models . Beverly Hills, CA : Sage . Bollen , K.A. ( 1989 ). Structural Equations With Latent Variables . New York : John Wiley & Sons . Bollen , K.A. , Guilkey , D.K...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 1981–1984.
Published: 17 October 2013
..., generalized inverses, eigenvector analysis, random effects, approximating splines and related smoothing methods, latent variables, Bayesian priors and hierarchical models (both Bayesian and frequentist), and so on. I classified the proposed solutions into three categories: constrained estimation based...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 201–228.
Published: 06 December 2018
...) and the Relationship Dynamics and Social Life study (RDSL). Although the specific survey measures and sample composition of the two data sets are different, the dimensionality of the concepts and the content of the items used to measure their latent factors are remarkably consistent across the two data sets...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 393–414.
Published: 01 May 2010
... phenotypic model shown in Figure 1 using the latent vari- able and the linear structural equation capabilities of LISREL (Joreskog and Sorbom 1996). We analyzed separate covariance matrices for males and females but tested the null hy- pothesis of no sex differences in both the measurement and the structural...
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Demography 9429479.
Published: 06 September 2021
... scores and index valu­ es are use­ful proxi­es of latent son bias. In a seco­ nd val­id­ at­ion exerc­ ise, we assess the behavi­oral rele­ ­vance of our mea­ sures by ask­ing whether higher leve­ ls of mea­sured son bias are pos­i­tively asso­ci­ated with son-biased fert­ili­ty outc­ omes. Son-biased...
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