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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 85–98.
Published: 01 February 1973
...John Isbister Abstract If different groups of people in a low-income society save at different average rates, a program of birth control may affect the aggregate rate of saving by changing the relative shares of income accruing to these groups. A model is outlined in which this process occurs...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 449–459.
Published: 01 March 1968
... cambio adicional en la conducta de los distribuidores del sector privado. Quinto, los programas de población: deben incluir especialistas en el sector privado de distribución. Summary The physical distribution of contraceptives is a problem for birth control programs, yet privatesector logistics have...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 422–432.
Published: 01 March 1968
... developed countries. Such policies would probably have both capital and demographic aspects as countries seek to raise their levels of per capita product. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1968 1968 Labor Force Capital Investment Birth Control Program Total Return Capita...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 571–590.
Published: 01 November 1973
... theory finds greatest acceptance among spokesmen for black nationalist and black revolutionary groups, but suspicion of family planning programs is not limited to them. An analysis of black leadership opinion on birth control is provided in this paper. The black debate over the desirability of population...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 104–121.
Published: 01 March 1968
... be obtained either through programs to reduce infant and child mortality or through social security programs that may serve to reduce parental desire to be highly certain of at least one living son during old age. However, it is doubtful that a perfect means of birth control will of itself achieve a low rate...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1375–1400.
Published: 31 July 2017
...Daniel Goodkind Abstract China launched an unprecedented program to control its population in 1971. Experts have dismissed the official estimate of 400 million births averted by this program as greatly exaggerated yet neglect to provide their own estimates. Counterfactual projections based...
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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 65–81.
Published: 01 February 1991
... of these factors to the difference in prevalence of modern contraceptive use between the project area and a control area served by the government family planning and health programs. Results of multivariate analysis deriving from the Easterlin synthesis framework show the importance of family planning supply...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 374–387.
Published: 01 March 1967
... in India recommended an extensive number of measures for up- grading vital statistics registration sys- tems in India and for measuring birth and death rates. Recommendations were made for a long-range program for ade- quately developing the civil (normal) registration system and for establishing...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 71–80.
Published: 01 March 1967
... on the number of families given supplies and services, the ages and other char- acteristics of the persons who adopt family planning, and their experience in using the contraception provided to them by the program. A useful classification! of the areas to be measured is (1) knowledge about birth control, (2...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 21–32.
Published: 01 February 1994
... under less government control. The notable success of China’s family planning program is linked to its unique system of government control. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1994 1994 Live Birth Government Control Subsequent Pregnancy Family Planning Program Fertility...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 733–742.
Published: 05 April 2018
... countries if the famine of 1958–1961 and the nationwide birth control (or birth planning, as it is called in China) program launched in the early 1970s had not taken place. These events, the latter in particular, have considerably altered the trajectory of China’s fertility change. Largely for this reason...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 459–473.
Published: 01 November 1984
... literacy (or lagged life expectancy), economic and family planning program development, as well as measures that control period effects . 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1984 1984 Family Planning Latin American Country Demographic Transition Fertility Decline Family...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 453–463.
Published: 01 June 1967
... and control of reproductive habits of the Colombian population have been made in the last few years by local medical groups. This article attempts to illustrate how the data obtained in this program can be meaningfully exploited from the demographic point of view. Although data available at the time...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 693–719.
Published: 05 April 2018
... in this comment: the process of fertility decline in the largest human population on earth and, in particular, the role of China’s birth control programs, especially the one-child policy. 3 In a recent article published in this journal, Daniel Goodkind makes an eye-catching claim: the birth control programs...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 465–483.
Published: 01 August 1972
.... : Addison-Wesley . Lawrence, Charles E. 1971. An Analysis of the Allocation of the Resources of Birth Control Programs. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Cornell University. Leslie , Ph. H. ( 1945 ). On the use of matrices in certain population mathematics . Biometrika , 33 , 183 – 212...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 425–437.
Published: 01 August 1989
.... The implications of these findings for policies and programs in developing countries are discussed. Natural fertility was first defined by Henry (1953) as fertility that exists in the absence of deliberate birth control. Natural fertility depends on the duration of the reproductive span (from menarche to menopause...
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Demography (1981) 18 (2): 173–179.
Published: 01 May 1981
... to increasing in- centives for fertility control. The decline was facilitated by the beginning of family planning programs in 1965. The Eskimos, Indians and Aleuts of Alaska have experienced a remarkable degree of change in their life-styles over the last several decades. The still in- complete progression from...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1607–1634.
Published: 03 September 2019
... education programs among young children of Mexican origin across different destinations, including new and established Latino/a destinations, with data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study-Birth Cohort (ECLS-B) integrated with county-level data from the 2000 decennial census. Multilevel modeling...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 690–698.
Published: 01 June 1968
... Countries of the World . Demography , I , 359 – 374 . 10.2307/2060058 2 Lee , B. M. , & Isbister , J. ( 1966 ). The Impact of Birth Control Programs on Fertility . In B. , Berelson (Ed.), Family Planning and Population Programs (pp. 737 – 758 ). Chicago : University...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 February 1972
... . Lee B. M. , & Isbister J. ( 1966 ). The impact of birth control programs on fertility . In Bernard Berelson (Ed.), Family Planning and Population Programs . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Mauldin W. Parker ( 1965 ). Application of survey techniques...