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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 311–321.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Mark C. Berger Abstract This article examines whether position in the demographic cycle is an important factor in determining earnings and earnings growth. Earnings equations for white males are estimated by using March Current Population Survey data. Position in the demographic cycle is captured...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 173–184.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Maria Cancian; Deborah Reed Abstract We estimate the extent to which rising family income inequality can be explained by changes in the earnings of married women. We develop a decomposition equation that separates single persons from married couples (decomposition by population group...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 17–27.
Published: 01 February 2000
... with them. Estimating Earnings Potential In the first stage of the estimation procedure I estimate an earnings equation. Even though the data provide actual earn- ings figures for the elderly individuals and for the coresident children, I calculate predicted earnings for all children and parents...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 117–123.
Published: 01 February 1989
... endowments model that he claims is observationally equivalent. The test results favor the Becker formulation. 7 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1989 1989 Permanent Income Downward Bias Mills Ratio Earning Equation Intergenerational Income References Becker , G. S...
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Demography (1980) 17 (4): 379–393.
Published: 01 November 1980
... equations were estimated using samples of men who were approximately full-time workers in both 1968-69 and 1976-77.3 However, such a restriction in the two youngest age groups would preclude the opportunity to model earnings attainment near the time of la- bor market entry. This would be very un- fortunate...
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Demography (2009) 46 (2): 247–263.
Published: 01 May 2009
... earnings.3 This model is based on human capital theory (Becker 1981; Schiller 1984) and uses standard earnings equation covariates from the economics literature (Mincy, Hill, and Sinkewicz forthcoming). Simulation 1 accounts only for current children (single-partner fertility). This estimate provides...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 849–863.
Published: 01 November 2007
... to be correlated with social networks and with other regressors in the earnings equations (e.g., educational attainment). Under such cir- cumstances, our estimates of the effect of social networks on migrants earnings are likely to be affected by omitted variable biases. Additionally, migrants networking...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1597–1618.
Published: 23 August 2014
... % census samples; and the data for 2010 were obtained from the American Community Survey (ACS). The obvious advantages of the IPUMS data are that they provide a large number of sampled cases and that all variables are comparable over time. The variables selected for estimating earnings equations...
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Demography (1992) 29 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 May 1992
... step in the analysis was to examine the income equations by nativity and work status. Once again expected values (inverse Mills ratios) were generated for both sample selection models and then incorporated into the earnings equations. In all cases when both vectors of expected values were included...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S191–S209.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Programs and Retirement Around the World: The Relationship to Youth Employment . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Heckman J. , & Robb R. ( 1985 ). Using Longitudinal Data to Estimate Age, Period and Cohort Effects in Earnings Equations . In W. Mason , & S...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 351–367.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... We first used the 1990 census data to estimate sex- and education-specific earnings equations as functions of potential work experience. Following Mincer (1974), we approximated work experience as the difference between current age and the norma- tive age at which the respondent s highest level...
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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 1978
... as parity increases (Westoff, 1976). The results for the white wives' employ- ment equation are much as expected. The coefficients for previous employment are all positive and significant, and they in- crease monotonically with parity. The co- efficients for wife's potential earnings are consistently...
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Demography (1977) 14 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 1977
... equations appear in that order as a means of investigating the forces ulti- mately impinging on market earning power is not novel. One such attempt is reported in the unpublished Ph.D. dis- DEMOGRAPHY, volume 14, number 2, May 1977 sertation of Kohen (1972), using the same data base as that of this study...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 263–274.
Published: 01 May 1972
... to invest in human capital, where the expected return on investment was equated to the present value of earnings gains due to migration less costs of migration. Lowry (1966) demonstrated how migration patterns could be explained using data on socio- economic variables solely at the origin. However...
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Demography (1997) 34 (1): 115–134.
Published: 01 February 1997
.... ( 1993 ). SimultaneousEquations for Hazards: Marriage Duration and Fertility Timing . Journal of Econometrics , 56 ( 12 ), 189 – 217 . 10.1016/0304-4076(93)90106-F Lillard, L.A. and M.R. Kilburn. 1995. “Intergenerational Earnings Linkages: Sons and Daughters.” Unpublished manuscript. Labor...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 623–647.
Published: 01 August 2007
... equations to determine how time since leaving school, current earnings, and recent work experience in uenced the risk of entering cohabitation or marriage (if single) and the risk of entering marriage or separating (if cohabiting). High earnings increased entry into marriage but not cohabitation, and less...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 349–354.
Published: 01 August 1981
... factor. There are some differ- ences between the two equations, notably the significant negative effects Of percent nonwhite and median male earnings in 1970. This last suggests that aggregate fe- male marriage rates respond negatively to men's as well as to women's economic op- portunities. Nevertheless...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 147–161.
Published: 01 May 1983
...Barbara Devaney Abstract This study is based on time series data from 1947–1977 on fertility and female labor force participation, and examines (a) the effects of male relative income and female earnings on the level and timing of fertility and female labor force participation, and (b) the relative...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 35–52.
Published: 01 February 1988
... as reflecting differences in earnings depending on length of time spent in the United States. The estimates presented herein refer to the effects of SMSA-level ratios on the earnings of individuals, not to group differences in earnings. Moreover, included in the systems of equations is a dummy variable for each...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 February 1989
... equation capture the variables' net effect on earnings and remittance propensities. Let X~ denote a vector of human capital and migration capital variables and other characteristics of person j that "explain" his or her earnings as a Mexico-to-U.S. migrant worker and the propensity to share these earnings...