Volume 24 - Article 28 | Pages 709-718

The reproductive value as part of the shadow price of population

By Gustav Feichtinger, Michael Kuhn, Alexia Prskawetz, Stefan Wrzaczek

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Date received:21 Jul 2010
Date published:10 May 2011
Word count:2341
Keywords:life history, reproductive value
DOI:10.4054/DemRes.2011.24.28
Weblink:All publications in the ongoing Special Collection 8 "Formal Relationships" can be found at http://www.demographic-research.org/special/8/
 

Abstract

The reproductive value (see Fisher [10]) arises as part of the shadow price of the population in a large class of age-structured optimal control models.

Author's Affiliation

Gustav Feichtinger - Vienna University of Technology, Austria [Email]
Michael Kuhn - Vienna Institute of Demography, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria [Email]
Alexia Prskawetz - Vienna University of Technology, Austria [Email]
Stefan Wrzaczek - Vienna University of Technology, Austria [Email]

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