A method to select between Gompertz and logistic trend curves
In this paper a simple method is proposed to select between two often applied trend curves; the Gompertz and the logistic curve. The method is based on one auxilliary regression. Two applications illustrate its merits.
|ERIM Article Series (EAS)|
|Technological Forecasting and Social Change|
|Organisation||Erasmus Research Institute of Management|
Franses, Ph.H.B.F. (1994). A method to select between Gompertz and logistic trend curves. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 45–49. doi:10.1016/0040-1625(94)90016-7