The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Proportional Hazard Model

  • Jerry A. Hausman
  • Tiemen M. Woutersen
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This article reviews proportional hazard models and how the thinking about identification and estimation of these models has evolved since the mid-1970s.


Baseline hazard Convergence Duration dependence Duration measurements Duration models Gamma distribution Heterogeneity Mixed proportional hazard (MPH) model Partial likelihood estimators Proportional hazard models Semiparametric estimation Time-Varying regressors Weibull model 

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  • Jerry A. Hausman
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  • Tiemen M. Woutersen
    • 1
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