rc9.fund: Fundamental Parameters for Rogers-Castro Migration Schedule

Description Usage Format Source Examples

Description

Set of fundamental parameters for the Rogers-Castro migration age schedule, as suggested in Rogers and Castro (1981).

Usage

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Format

A list of the parameters required by the rc9 function:

a_{1} = 0.02

α_{1} = 0.1

a_{2} = 0.06

α_{2} = 0.1

μ_{2} = 20

λ_{2} = 0.4

c = 0.003

Source

Rogers, A., and L. J. Castro. (1981). Model Migration Schedules. IIASA Research Report 81 RR-81-30

Examples

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# check format
str(rc9.fund)

# single age groups
x <- 1:100
m <- rc9(x, param = rc9.fund)
plot(x, m, type="l")

# alter to see the effect of mu2
p1 <- rc9.fund
p1$mu2 <- 30
m1 <- rc9(x, param = p1)
plot(x, m, type="l")
lines(x, m1, lty=2)

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