HPbayes: Heligman Pollard mortality model parameter estimation using Bayesian Melding with Incremental Mixture Importance Sampling

This package provides all the functions necessary to estimate the 8 parameters of the Heligman Pollard mortality model using a Bayesian Melding procedure with IMIS as well as to convert those parameters into age-specifc probabilities of death and a corresponding life table

Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("HPbayes")
AuthorDavid J Sharrow
Date of publication2012-10-29 08:57:08
MaintainerDave Sharrow <dsharrow@u.washington.edu>
LicenseUnlimited
Version0.1

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Functions

age Man page
dens.prior Man page
dx Man page
entropy.wts Man page
expt.upts Man page
final.resamp Man page
HPbayes Man page
HPbayes-package Man page
hpbayes.plot Man page
hp.bm.imis Man page
hp.lifetab Man page
hp.nqx Man page
like.resamp Man page
ll.binom Man page
loop.optim Man page
lx Man page
mod8p Man page
mp8.ll Man page
postpri.plot Man page
pri.mle Man page
prior.form Man page
prior.likewts Man page
q0 Man page
samp.postopt Man page
var.rwts Man page

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