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Diffusion limits of critical branching processes conditioned on extinction in the near future

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  14 July 2016

Warren W. Esty*
Cleveland State University
*Now at Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana.


Limit laws and limiting diffusions are obtained for critical branching processes, either Galton-Watson or age-dependent, conditioned on extinction in the interval (T, cT], 1 < c, as T→∞, and also as T→∞ and c ↓ 1.

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