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Rejoinder to discussion of the paper “Human life is unlimited—but short”

Journal article
Authors Holger Rootzén
Dmitrii Zholud
Published in Extremes
Volume 21
Pages 415-424
ISSN 13861999
Publication year 2018
Published at Department of Mathematical Sciences
Pages 415-424
Language en
Keywords Age-biased sampling, Censoring, Extreme human life lengths, Generalized Pareto distribution, Jeanne Calment, Limit for human lifespan, Supercentenarians, Truncation
Subject categories Mathematics


What can be learned from data about human survival at extreme age? In this rejoinder we give our views on some of the issues raised in the discussion of our paper Rootzén and Zholud (Extremes 20(4), 713–728, 2017).

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