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
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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 - Technische Universität Wien, Austria [Email]
Michael Kuhn - Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Austria [Email]
Alexia Prskawetz - Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA, OeAW, University of Vienna), Austria [Email]
Stefan Wrzaczek - Technische Universität Wien, Austria [Email]

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