I've seen a couple of questions where some users provide some help on how to calculate the convolution of two independent variables $X\sim NB(r,p)$ and $Y\sim NB(s,p)$ link 1, link 2. However they always stop the demonstration when they arrive to:

$$\displaystyle \sum_{j=0}^k {j+r-1 \choose j}\cdot {k-j +s-1 \choose k-j}={k+r+s-1 \choose k}$$

How can this be proved?

Thank you very much


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