Mao Kang's research while affiliated with University of Waterloo and other places

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Article
Recently, the topic of multipopulation mortality forecasting has gained considerable attention among researchers and end-users. One of the most popular multipopulation mortality models is the augmented common factor (ACF) model. In spite of its popularity, the ACF model is subject to the limitation of producing mortality forecasts with a jagged pat...

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... As one of the most popular multi-population mortality models, the augmented common factor (ACF) model proposed by Li and Lee (2005) has been extensively considered in the literature (Antonio et al., 2015;Enchev et al., 2017;Kang et al., 2018;Kleinow, 2015;Li, 2013) and used in practice. One important reason is that the ACF model can be recognised as a natural generalisation of the LC model for multiple populations. ...