Linked lives: The utility of an agent-based approach to modeling partnership and household formation in the context of social care

The UK's population is aging, which presents a challenge as older people are the primary users of health and social care services. We present an agent-based model of the basic demographic processes that impinge on the supply of, and demand for, social care: namely mortality, fertility, health-status transitions, internal migration, and the formation and… CONTINUE READING