1. Models of Growth and Decay

  1. James R. Thompson

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118109656.ch1

Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition

Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition

How to Cite

Thompson, J. R. (2011) Models of Growth and Decay, in Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118109656.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470467039

Online ISBN: 9781118109656

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Keywords:

  • models of growth;
  • annuity plan;
  • income tax bracket creep;
  • mortgage;
  • theory of Malthus

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Simple Pension and Annuity Plan

  • Income Tax Bracket Creep and the Quiet Revolution of 1980

  • Retirement of a Mortgage

  • Some Mathematical Descriptions of the Theory of Malthus

  • Metastasis and Resistance