Using Rodriguez and Trussel (1981) formula to compute Desired Fertility

Comparison between desired family size obtained through Rodriguez and Trussel’s (1981) formula and that from the Fertility and Family Survey.

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Author: acarioli

is a PostDoc at the Geography and Environment department of the University of Southampton, WorldPop project team. She is also affiliated researcher at CED, UAB and Dondena Centre. Her interests include spatial econometrics and modeling, bayesian methods, machine learning processes, forecasting, micro-data simulation, and data visualization. Demo-traveler, Mac enthusiast, R zealot and Rladies member.