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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 171–189.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Anne C. Case; I-Fen Lin; Sara S. Mclanahan Abstract We use data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics to examine trends in the receipt of child support (and the determinants of trends) between 1968 and 1997. The findings suggest that political, demographic, and economic forces all exerted...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 985–1005.
Published: 28 April 2017
...Pilar Gonalons-Pons; Christine R. Schwartz Abstract The growing economic resemblance of spouses has contributed to rising inequality by increasing the number of couples in which there are two high- or two low-earning partners. The dominant explanation for this trend is increased assortative mating...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 401–432.
Published: 07 March 2015
... those of divorced mothers. These trends imply that changes in marital stability have not contributed to rising income instability among families with children, but trends in the extent and economic costs of cohabitation have likely contributed to rising income instability for less-advantaged children...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1755–1773.
Published: 03 October 2014
.... On the other hand, explanation methods are trying to link mortality dynamics with observable factors. This serves as an intermediate step between the two methods. We perform a comprehensive analysis on the relationship between the latent trend in mortality dynamics and the trend in economic growth represented...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1753–1786.
Published: 10 September 2020
...Deirdre Bloome; Shannon Ang Abstract Family formation in the United States has changed dramatically: marriage has become less common, nonmarital cohabitation has become more common, and racial and economic inequalities in these experiences have increased. We provide insights into recent U.S. trends...
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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 421–425.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Michael Hout; Richard Arum; Kim Voss Abstract Massey spresidential address correctly points to growing economic inequality as one of the pressing issues of our day, but his analysis gives short shrift to the political institutions that underlie the economic trends. We supplement his analysis...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 247–261.
Published: 01 May 1999
...David P. Lindstrom; Betemariam Berhanu Abstract We examine recent fertility trends in Ethiopia for evidence of short- and long-term responses to famine, political events, and economic decline. We use retrospective data on children ever born from the 1990 National Family and Fertility Survey...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1966
... in- dices of socioeconomic status; economic trends; and a final chapter with a sum- mary and conclusions. The monograph on marriage and di- vorce is being written by Paul Glick, of the Bureau of the Census, and Hugh Car- ter, formerly with the National Center for Health Statistics. Two features of the data...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 359–374.
Published: 01 March 1964
... comparabilidad internacional. Revisiones serán hechas cuando inforrnación más exacta y más corn pleta esté disponible, y cuando la metodología para la estimación sea refinada. Infant Mortality Census Data Total Fertility Rate Unpublished Paper Economic Trend Bibliography Bogue, Donald J...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 323–343.
Published: 01 May 2008
...José A. Tapia granados Abstract Recent research has shown that after long-term declining trends are excluded, mortality rates in industrial countries tend to rise in economic expansions and fall in economic recessions. In the present work, co-movements between economic fluctuations and mortality...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 497–514.
Published: 01 June 1967
... of various characteristics of future population growth discussed in this paper is to show “in the light of contemporary information” future trends and some relationships of world population of world population growth to economic and social development. 24 1 2011 © Population Association...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1463–1493.
Published: 18 June 2019
...Nathan Seltzer Abstract In the years since the Great Recession, social scientists have anticipated that economic recovery in the United States, characterized by gains in employment and median household income, would augur a reversal of declining fertility trends. However, the expected post...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1921–1946.
Published: 25 September 2017
... the explanatory power of economic growth. In particular, we extend the Li and Lee model (Li and Lee 2005 ) by including economic growth, represented by the real gross domestic product (GDP) per capita, to capture the common mortality trend for a group of populations with similar socioeconomic conditions. We find...
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Demography (2023) 60 (1): 123–145.
Published: 01 February 2023
...Hao Dong; Yu Xie Abstract In the past century, China has undergone rapid and dramatic social and economic changes. This article describes trends in educational assortative marriages of cohorts born in 1906–1995 in China. We measure educational attainment relatively as an individual's percentile...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1597–1618.
Published: 23 August 2014
... of the recent stagnation of the trend. 17 7 2014 23 8 2014 © Population Association of America 2014 2014 Gender pay gaps Public sector Private sector Gender discrimination One of the most significant social changes in recent decades has been the changing economic status...
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 223–242.
Published: 01 August 1969
... in Latin America greater than the speed hitherto assumed. When the trend is analyzed in terms of economic development, it appears that the decline was extremely slow in the more backward Latin American countries until around 1930, whereas in the more advanced countries of the region, a more rapid decline...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 629–648.
Published: 01 November 2004
... intergenerational inheritance affect trends in poverty and single parenthood over time and, in particular, trends in the relative economic positions of single-parent and two-parent families? This article examines how patterns of intergenerational inheritance play out in the population over the long run, using data...
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 499–519.
Published: 01 August 2003
...John Iceland Abstract After dramatic declines in poverty from 1950 to the early 1970s in the United States, progress stalled. This article examines the association between trends in poverty and income growth, economic inequality, and changes in family structure using three measures of poverty...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2161–2186.
Published: 01 December 2022
.... , & Skopek J . ( 2022 , April). Decomposing trends in educational homogamy and heterogamy: The case of Ireland . Paper presented at the RC28 spring meeting, London School of Economics , London, UK . Lichter D. T. , & Qian Z . ( 2019 ). The study of assortative mating: Theory, data...
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Demography (2004) 41 (3): 443–464.
Published: 01 August 2004
... was necessary for estimating mortality differences, these studies were restricted to examining the effects of one or two covariates at most. Less attention has been paid to examining the effects of broader social and economic trends on declines in infant and child mortality and on changes in disparities...