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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 4.
Published: 01 August 2007
... to Reichman et al. (2004) on page 92 should have been listed as follows: Reichman, N.E., H. Corman, and K. Noonan. 2004. Effects of Child Health on Parents Relationship Status. Demography 41:569 84. The corresponding citation on page 80 should have read Reichman, Corman, and Noonan (2004). ...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 75–93.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Saifuddin Ahmed; W. Henry Mosley Abstract This study examined the relationship between the use of maternal-child health (MCH) care and the use of contraceptives. The high correlation between the two may be due to the independent effect of one on the other or to an association of both with the same...
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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 389–408.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Hope Corman; Robert Kaestner Abstract The purpose of this paper is to provide evidence on the effect of child health on marital stability and family structure in an economic framework. We use the 1988 National Health Interview Survey’s Child Health Supplement, with a sample of about 9,000 families...
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Demography (2004) 41 (3): 569–584.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Nancy E. Reichman; Hope Corman; Kelly Noonan Abstract We used data from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study to estimate the effect of a child’s poor health on the presence of the father. We investigated whether parents lived in the same household 12–18 months after the child’s birth...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1845–1871.
Published: 23 August 2017
...Dohoon Lee; Margot Jackson Abstract Family socioeconomic status (SES) and child health are so strongly related that scholars have speculated child health to be an important pathway through which a cycle of poverty is reproduced across generations. Despite increasing recognition that SES and health...
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Published: 23 August 2017
Fig. 1 Pathways linking socioeconomic disadvantage and child health to children’s cognitive achievement. D = socioeconomic disadvantage, H = child health, and O = cognitive achievement More
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 729–752.
Published: 28 February 2019
...Derek Headey; Giordano Palloni Abstract Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) investments are widely seen as essential for improving health in early childhood. However, the experimental literature on WASH interventions identifies inconsistent impacts on child health outcomes, with relatively robust...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 337–360.
Published: 09 January 2017
...Payal Hathi; Sabrina Haque; Lovey Pant; Diane Coffey; Dean Spears Abstract A long literature in demography has debated the importance of place for health, especially children’s health. In this study, we assess whether the importance of dense settlement for infant mortality and child height...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 71–81.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Sonalde Desai; Soumya Alva Abstract Using data from the first round of Demographic and Health Surveys for 22 developing countries, we examine the effect of maternal education on three markers of child health: infant mortality, children s height-for-age, and immunization status. In contrast to other...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1175–1197.
Published: 04 June 2014
... with rural children, children living in cities (irrespective of slum or formal residence) fare better with respect to mortality and stunting but not with respect to recent illness episodes. Second, we extend the analysis of the health effects of urban and urban slum residence beyond child mortality: we...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2375–2383.
Published: 02 October 2017
..., distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. Family structure Marriage Same-sex families Child health Data integrity In the study...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1605–1630.
Published: 23 August 2016
.... These patterns are not fully explained by socioeconomic differences among the four different types of families. This evidence can inform general debates about family structure and child health as well as policy interventions aiming to reduce child health disparities. Our study extends previous research...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 223–247.
Published: 30 November 2017
...Claus C. Pörtner; Yu-hsuan Su Abstract The developing world is rapidly urbanizing, but an understanding of how child health differs across urban and rural areas is lacking. We examine the association between area of residence and child health in India, focusing on composition and selection effects...
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 499–526.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Kathryn Grace; Andrew Verdin; Audrey Dorélien; Frank Davenport; Chris Funk; Greg Husak Abstract The goal of this article is to consider data solutions to investigate the differential pathways that connect climate/weather variability to child health outcomes. We apply several measures capturing...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1005–1029.
Published: 01 August 2023
... a child falls ill and demonstrating the effects of child health on gender inequality in two-parent households. Copyright © 2023 The Authors 2023 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Childhood cancer Household division...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1687–1713.
Published: 01 October 2021
... with younger siblings may have equal or stronger effects on child mortality, even during a mother's pregnancy. Moreover, we contend that birth interval effects need to be considered only when siblings are coresident. Using longitudinal data from 29 Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems across sub-Saharan...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1701.
Published: 25 September 2015
...? Child Mortality in the Shadow of HIV/AIDS Service Expansion Springer sincerely regrets this typesetting error. ...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 811–834.
Published: 25 April 2014
... © Population Association of America 2014 2014 Spatial Multilevel Egocentric neighborhood Child mortality Neighborhood effects Interest in the role of place and space in shaping people’s health experiences and outcomes has grown steadily since the 1990s. Sociologists, demographers...
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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 885–905.
Published: 01 November 2008
... in the prenatal health of their sons and daughters when the sex of the child is known in advance? We pay special attention to prenatal health behaviors, which can be viewed as investment decisions, of first-generation immigrant parents from India and China, two countries with demonstrated son preference...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 463–478.
Published: 01 November 1976
...@ Volume 13, Number 4 November 1976 THE EFFECT OF SUBSIDIZED FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES ON REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOR IN THE UNITED STATES, 1969-1974 J. Richard Udry Demographic Research and Services Unit, Carolina Population Center, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, and Department...