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Demography (1985) 22 (4): 499–513.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Evelyn L. Lehrer; Seiichi Kawasaki Abstract The determinants of child care arrangements and relations between child care and fertility are examined using data on two-earner households from the 1976 National Survey of Family Growth. We find that the probability of relying on market arrangements...
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Demography (2014) 51 (2): 459–483.
Published: 16 November 2013
... as well as the number of care arrangements used, especially during the latter part of infancy. Given prior evidence linking these child care dimensions to behavioral and cognitive outcomes, these results suggest a policy-relevant mechanism by which family change may create inequalities among children...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 285–301.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Lynne M. Casper; Kristin E. Smith Abstract We used a preferences-and-constraints model to develop four hypotheses to explain why parents may choose self-care (an unsupervised arrangement) as the primary child care arrangement for their children over supervised alternatives and tested them...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 83–96.
Published: 01 February 1998
...David M. Blau; PhiliP K. Robins Abstract The causes of turnover in child-care arrangements and maternal employment are analyzed using panel data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, supplemented with state-level information on child-care markets. The results indicate that turnover...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 205–220.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Arleen Leibowitz; Linda J. Waite; Christina Witsberger Abstract Because of the high rates of employment of mothers, a large and increasing number of preschool children receive regular care from someone else. This article develops and tests hypotheses about the choice of child care arrangements...
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Demography (1991) 28 (3): 333–351.
Published: 01 August 1991
... among states defined by the presence of young children, employment, and child care arrangement. Overall the young women in the NLSY can be characterized as being in a volatile stage of their lives, when many economic and demographic factors are changing. They appear to respond to these changes...
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Published: 16 November 2013
Fig. 2 Predicted probabilities for change in number of nonparental care arrangements, by interaction of family change and child’s age More
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 173–191.
Published: 01 February 2008
... children in family structures with different poverty risks relative to other factors such as differential market opportunities and governmental benefits for adults caring for children in various living arrangements. Applying a classic demographic decomposition technique to the overall poverty gap, we find...
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Demography (1998) 35 (2): 243–250.
Published: 01 May 1998
... of family income were less likely to use fathers as child-care providers and more likely to use paid arrangements such as organized child-care facilities" In- deed, only 11% of children in families with monthly incomes 1. Children in lower income families are much more likely to live with their mothers only...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 545–561.
Published: 01 November 1989
... with maternal employment may yield fewer and lower quality interactions with her children, affecting their emotional and cognitive development (Hoff- man, 1980). (3) The quality of alternative child care and the stability of child care arrange- ments may affect the child. Higher quality care has been linked...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 523–543.
Published: 01 November 1989
... , E. L. , & Kawasaki , S. ( 1985 ). Child care arrangements and fertility: An analysis of two-earner households . Demography , 22 , 499 – 513 . 10.2307/2061585 Levy , F. ( 1987 ). Dollars and Dreams: The Changing American Income Distribution . New York : Russell Sage...
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Demography (1992) 29 (1): 17–29.
Published: 01 February 1992
... Science Research , 12 , 69 – 80 . 10.1016/0049-089X(83)90010-8 Lehrer , Evelyn ( 1989 ). Preschoolers with Working Mothers: An Analysis of the Determinants of Child Care Arrangements . Journal of Population Economics , 2 , 251 – 68 . 10.1007/BF00166067 MacPherson , David...
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Demography (1994) 31 (4): 651–662.
Published: 01 November 1994
... . Knodel J. , & Chayovan N. ( 1990 ). Contraceptive Initiation Patterns in Thailand . Population Studies , 44 , 257 – 72 . 10.1080/0032472031000144586 Lehrer E.L. , & Kawasaki S. ( 1985 ). Child Care Arrangements and Fertility: An Analysis of Two-Earner Households...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 747–772.
Published: 14 January 2012
... and interfere with existing social networks and supports may, in turn, negatively affect child adjustment and behavior (Adam and Chase-Lansdale 2002 ; Hanushek et al. 2004 ; McLanahan 1983 ). Work experiences may also influence children through their child care arrangements. Job instability is associated...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1627–1651.
Published: 27 July 2017
... Crosnoe R. , Prickett K. C. , Smith C. , & Cavanagh S. ( 2014 ). Changes in young children’s family structures and child care arrangements . Demography , 51 , 459 – 483 . 10.1007/s13524-013-0258-5 Desmond M. ( 2016 ). Evicted: Poverty and profit in the American city...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 195–209.
Published: 01 May 1970
... . Hoffman , Lois ( 1963 ). The decision to work . In Lois Hoffman , & F. Ivan Nye (Eds.), The Employed Mother in America . Chicago : Rand McNally . Low, Seth and Pearl G. Spindler. 1968. Child Care Arrangements of Working Mothers in the United States. U. S. Department of Labor...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... , & Brooks-Gunn , J. ( 1991 ). Effects of Maternal Employment and Child Care Arrangements in Infancy on Preschoolers’ Cognitive and Behavioral Outcomes: Evidence From the Children of the NLSY . Developmental Psychology , 27 , 918 – 31 . 10.1037/0012-1649.27.6.932 Baydar , N. , Greek...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 813–833.
Published: 13 May 2019
... . Dahl G. B. , & Moretti E. ( 2008 ). The demand for sons . Review of Economic Studies , 75 , 1085 – 1120 . 10.1111/j.1467-937X.2008.00514.x . Del Boca D. ( 2015 ). Child care arrangements and labor supply (IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-569). Washington, DC : Inter-American...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 287–299.
Published: 01 May 1989
... . In T. P. Schultz , & K. Wolpin (Eds.), Research in Population Economics (pp. 29 – 50 ). Greenwich, Conn. : JAI Press . Munson , C. E. , Robins , P. K. , & Steiger , G. ( 1980 ). Labor supply and child-care arrangements of single mothers . In P. K. Robins...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 415–427.
Published: 01 August 1988
... Lehrer , K. , & Kawasaki , S. ( 1985 ). Child care arrangements and fertility: An analysis of two-earner households . Demography , 22 , 499 – 514 . 10.2307/2061585 Leibowitz , A. , Eisen , M. , & Chow , W. K ( 1986 ). An economic model of teenage pregnancy...