A dynamic framework for the study of optimal birth intervals reveals the importance of sibling competition and mortality risks (2015)

Author(s): Thomas MG, Shanley DP, Houston AI, McNamara JM, Mace R, Kirkwood TBL

      • Legacy Date: 01/04/2015
      • Journal: Journal of Evolutionary Biology
      • Volume: 28
      • Issue: 4
      • Pages: 885-895
      • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
      • Publication type: Article
      • Bibliographic status: Published

      Keywords: humans interbirth intervals life history evolution sibling competition state-dependent optimality modelling


      Emeritus Professor Thomas Kirkwood
      Associate Dean for Ageing

      Dr Daryl Shanley
      Director of CISBAN