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Early Start Year
Similar to the concept of "global minima" or "local minima".

When making forecasts about future events,
the first year on an event probability curve at which the probability of having to replace an asset first arises and continues to increase until the critical year is reached. 

Attributes
The early start year has the following general attributes:
Probability distribution curve indicating the early start year at the beginning of the curve.
Fig. Probability distribution curve indicating the early start year at the beginning of the curve.


Survivor curve with global maxima and global minima compared to the local maxima and local minima for a high performing asset.
Fig.  Survivor curve with global maxima and global minima compared to the local maxima and local minima for a high performing asset.

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Fig. Local minima and local maxima compared to the global minima and maxima. The poor performers occur in the shaded area.

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