An extension of the formula for spreading speeds

  • Weinberger H
  • Zhao X
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A well-known formula for the spreading speed of a discrete-time recursion model is extended to a class of problems for which its validity was previously unknown. These include migration models with moderately fat tails or fat tails. Examples of such models are given.

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  • integrodifference equations
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  • Hans F. Weinberger

  • Xiao-Qiang Zhao

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