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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1363–1386.
Published: 14 March 2013
...Jere R. Behrman; Susan W. Parker Abstract Conditional cash transfer (CCT) programs link public transfers to human capital investment in the hopes of alleviating current poverty and reducing its intergenerational transmission. Whereas nearly all studies of their effects have focused on youth, CCT...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 769–790.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., to evaluate the effects of conditional cash transfers on migration both domestically and to the United States. Our study complements a growing body of literature aimed at overcoming longstanding hurdles to the establishment of causal validity in empirical studies of migration. Analysis based on the data...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1705–1725.
Published: 06 September 2018
... among parental transfers for college and later cash transfers to all children within a family. We find that parents typically spend differentially on the postsecondary schooling of their children but find no evidence that this differential spending is offset by later cash transfers. 31 7 2018 6...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 379–381.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Oded Stark Abstract In a recent article, “Reexamining the Influence of Conditional Cash Transfers on Migration From a Gendered Lens,” Hughes (2019) claimed that conditional cash transfers, CCT, limit the likelihood of migration by women, compensating them for giving up an attractive migration...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 383–391.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Christina Hughes Abstract In 2019, I published a study titled “Reexamining the Influence of Conditional Cash Transfers on Migration from a Gendered Lens,” to which Oded Stark has since issued a formal comment. This response has been written to address the major themes of Stark's comment. While...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1573–1605.
Published: 03 September 2019
...Christina Hughes Abstract Past research on the influence of conditional cash transfers—widespread antipoverty programs—on migration has tended to focus on beneficiaries as a homogenous unit. Drawing on feminist critiques of the contemporary international antipoverty agenda, this article views both...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 219–232.
Published: 01 May 1999
... relatively more on cash transfers and relatively less on time transfers than do lower-wage households. We also find evidence consistent with an unmeasured tendency of some families to provide multiple sources of support. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1999 1999 Labor Market...
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Published: 24 August 2020
Fig. 4 Direct effect of changes in tax and transfer programs on changes in cumulative income growth by percentile, 1967 to 2015. Food support includes SNAP, WIC, and school lunches. Housing support includes housing subsidies and energy assistance. Cash transfers include AFDC/TANF, unemployment More
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 1119–1141.
Published: 01 June 2021
... in additional transfers, more than the minimum amount necessary to lift all single-mother households out of poverty. Copyright © 2021 The Author 2021 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Poverty Social policy Welfare state Cash...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 287–297.
Published: 01 August 1999
... 1999 1999 Family Structure Adult Child Informal Care Informal Caregiving Cash Transfer References Altonji, lG., F. Hayashi, and L. Kotlikoff. 1996. “Parental Altruism and Inter-Vivos Transfers: Theory and Evidence.” NBER Working Paper No. 5378, Cambridge, MA. Aquilino , W.S...
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Published: 24 August 2020
Fig. 6 Direct effect of changes in tax and transfer programs on changes in cumulative income growth by percentile and household type, 1967 to 2015. Food support includes SNAP, WIC, and school lunches. Housing support includes housing subsidies and energy assistance. Cash transfers include AFDC More
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1667–1676.
Published: 28 August 2014
... transfers (from relatives or friends) are reported in annual dollars. Receipt and annual amounts of public cash transfers include Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, Supplemental Security Income, and unemployment insurance/workers compensation. To assess the economic value of doubling up, we...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1833–1851.
Published: 24 August 2020
...Fig. 4 Direct effect of changes in tax and transfer programs on changes in cumulative income growth by percentile, 1967 to 2015. Food support includes SNAP, WIC, and school lunches. Housing support includes housing subsidies and energy assistance. Cash transfers include AFDC/TANF, unemployment...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 401–432.
Published: 07 March 2015
..., from government transfers in the wake of a divorce. Because they were more economically disadvantaged than their married counterparts, and because the eligibility rules for some transfer programs exclude cohabiting partners’ incomes, more than one-half of cohabiting mothers received cash transfers...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1917–1927.
Published: 05 October 2015
... reran all analyses excluding these six respondents, and results were unchanged. References Adato , M. , & Hoddinott , J. ( 2010 ). Conditional cash transfers in Latin America . Baltimore, MD : The Johns Hopkins University Press for the International Food Policy Research...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1573–1600.
Published: 23 June 2015
...—PROGRESA—that increased Mexican women’s control over shared household resources. PROGRESA (now Oportunidades ) is the cornerstone of antipoverty policy in contemporary Mexico, providing aid to one in four households through conditional cash transfers. Two elements of the policy make it useful...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 535–562.
Published: 01 April 2022
..., we examine the impact of adult children's education on the net cash transfer from adult children to parents, parental living arrangements, and visiting/contact frequency. We obtain the net cash transfer from adult children to parents by subtracting cash transfers from parents to adult children from...
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Demography (2016) 53 (2): 393–418.
Published: 24 February 2016
... program. Thus, benefit receipt became conditional on LFP, and individuals were expected to seek work to retain their monthly cash transfers from the government, as well as the in-kind transfers. Considering this package of incentives seeking to increase the labor supply in its totality, post-welfare LFP...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1345–1368.
Published: 19 May 2020
... than 50 low- and middle-income countries have introduced noncontributory pension or supplemental income programs (Newson and Bourne 2011 ; Willmore 2007 ). Noncontributory pensions are also called social pensions or unconditional cash transfer programs for older adults. Recipients...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 191–217.
Published: 01 February 2021
... . De La O A. L. ( 2013 ). Do conditional cash transfers affect electoral behavior? Evidence from a randomized experiment in Mexico . American Journal of Political Science , 57 , 1 – 14 . Docquier F. , & Rapoport H. ( 2011 ). Globalization, brain drain and development (IZA...
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