## W., Wachter Kenneth

# Mathematical Demography

**Table of contents**

**Part I. The Life Table**

1. Tables of Annuity Values Which Were Sanctioned by the Roman Law for the Purposes of the Lex Falcidia*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

2. Natural and Political Observations Mentioned in a Following Index, and Made Upon the Bills of Mortality*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

3. An Estimate of the Degrees of the Mortality of Mankind*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

4. A Treatise on the Valuation of Annuities and Assurances on Lives and Survivors*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

5. Statistical Applications of the Mortality Table*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

6. Formal Treatment of Aggregate Mortality Data*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

7. A Short Method for Constructing an Abridged Life Table*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

8. Short Methods of Constructing Abridged Life Tables*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

9. Life Tables for Natural Populations of Animals*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

**Part II. Stable Population Theory**

10. An Illustration of Population Growth*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

11. A General Investigation into the Mortality and Multiplication of the Human Species*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

12. Relation Between Birth Rates and Death Rates*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

13. A Problem in Age-Distribution*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

14. The Stability of the Normal Age Distribution*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

15. Resolving a Historical Confusion in Population Analysis*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

16. On the Integral Equation of Renewal Theory*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

17. A New Method for Calculating Lotka’s *David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

18. The Fundamental Theorem of Natural Selection*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

19. How the Age Distribution of a Human Population is Determined*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

20. On the Reproduction of Organisms with Overlapping Generations*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

21. The Population Consequences of Life History Phenomena*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

**Part III. Attempts at Prediction and the Theory They Stimulated**

22. The Probability of a Cessation of the Growth of Population in England and Wales during the Next Century*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

23. Population Waves*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

24. On the Use of Matrices in Certain Population Mathematics*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

**Part IV. Parameterization and Curve Fitting**

25. On the Nature of the Function Expressive of the Law of Human Mortality*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

26. On the Law of Mortality*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

27. Calculation of Model Tables*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

28. Methods of Analysis and Estimation*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

29. Nuptiality, Fertility, and Reproductivity*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

30. Model Fertility Tables: Variations in the Age Structure of Childbearing in Human Populations*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

31. A Note on the Law of Population Growth*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

32. On the Rate of Growth of the Population of the United States since 1790 and its Mathematical Representation*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

**Part V. Probability Models of Conception and Birth**

33. First Investigations on the Fecundability of a Woman*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

34. Theoretical Basis of Measures of Natural Fertility*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

35. On the Time Required for Conception*David P. Smith, Nathan Keyfitz*

**Keywords:** Social Sciences, Demography, Game Theory, Economics, Social and Behav. Sciences, Population Economics, History of Science, Statistics for Social Science, Behavorial Science, Education, Public Policy, and Law

- Author(s)
- W., Wachter Kenneth
- Hervé, Le Bras
- P., Smith David
- Nathan, Keyfitz
- Publisher
- Springer
- Publication year
- 2013
- Language
- en
- Edition
- 2
- Series
- Demographic Research Monographs
- Page amount
- 23 pages
- Category
- Society
- Format
- Ebook
- eISBN (PDF)
- 9783642358586