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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 329–338.
Published: 01 August 1976
....1540-4560.1967.tb00983.x DEMOGRAPHV© Volume 13, Number 3 August 1976 THE RELATION OF PSYCHOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, AND ECONOMIC VARIABLES TO FERTILITY-RELATED DECISIONS James J. Jaccard Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 Andrew R. Davidson Battelle...
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Demography (1969) 6 (1): 45–54.
Published: 01 February 1969
... relation for Catholics. Likewise, a negative differential for American couples with farm background has been observed in contrast to no differential for twogeneration urbanites. Age at marriage is a third such interaction variable: the strong negative socio-economic differential observed when wife’s age...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 105–126.
Published: 01 February 2003
... and then of subsequent marriage. Using a multiple-destination, multiple-spell hazard regression model and a microsimulation analysis, I analyze the accumulating effects of various economic variables. The results show that the economic resources are indeed important both for premarital childbearing and for subsequent...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 773–779.
Published: 01 June 1967
... de funciones exponenciales uno puede determinar valores para la distribucion de estas variables y la tasa cruda de mortalidad para cualquier nivel de consumo de energía que se desee. Summary Per capita consumption of energy in 112 world areas was related to a series of economic and demographic...
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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 May 1973
... a small but positive effect on fertility. The implication of these results is that changes in economic variables, for example, improvements in the employment opportunities and wages for wives or the establishment of a children’s allowance program, may be expected to affect fertility. 26 1 2011...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 297–309.
Published: 01 August 1976
... is found to be longer where previous familial and personal contacts existed. Overall, the results provide additional evidence of the importance of social, as opposed to strictly economic, variables in the migration process. 15 2 2011 © Population Association of America 1976 1976 Economic...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1966
... of age and sex, and frequently in terms of such social-economic variables as education, income, work status, and occupational class. A large part of the content of the monograph on social and economic factors in mortality will come out of available results of the 1960 census-death certificate matching...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 719–735.
Published: 01 November 1993
... economic variables that affect the noncustodial parent’s (NCP’s) ability to pay child support, our approach focuses on factors that may affect the NCP’s desire to pay, such as the ongoing relationship between the two parents and between the NCP and the children. We also examine the “state-contingent...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 99–113.
Published: 01 February 1988
...George Kephart Abstract The spatial units of analysis employed in urban and regional research display considerable internal heterogeneity in terms of the social, demographic, and economic variables used to describe them. One implication of this has been overlooked in the literature, namely...
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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 1978
... of equilibrium family size made by those who employ the static perspective. The equilibrium family size assumption implies that the parameters relating social and economic variables to fertility will be similar for all births, regardless of order. To test this assumption of constancy, a two-equation model...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 257–261.
Published: 01 May 1972
... + E1965)j2 ; WI. represents the rate of withdrawals from the labor market i 1960-1965, i.e., 258 It is possible, however, that changes in employment, a variable used in sev- eral studies to measure employment opportunities, may measure only one seg- ment of the economic variables influenc- ing migration...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 613–627.
Published: 01 November 1974
... is used as a proxy for income; the “price” of a child is accounted for by wife’s education and wife’s wage rate. Other important variables are wife’s age, a measure of child “quality,” wife’s age at first birth, and child mortality. The findings of the study tend to lend support to the economic theory...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 455–471.
Published: 01 November 1969
... and Stouffer . American Sociological Review , 20 , 287 – 291 10.2307/2087387 . Back , W. B. , & Tarver , J. D. ( 1959 ). Interdependence of population and economic variables in personal incomes . Southwestern Social Science Quarterly, Supplement to Volume , 40 , 22 – 23...
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Demography (1973) 10 (3): 479–481.
Published: 01 August 1973
... Association of America 1973 1973 Capita Income Wrong Sign Economic Variable Socioeconomic Variable Socioeconomic Development References Ekanem , Ita I. ( 1972 ). A Further Note on the Relation Between Economic Development and Fertility . Demography , 9 , 383 – 398 . 10.2307...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 559–586.
Published: 14 March 2018
.../ ) and UN Population Division ( http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/ ) References Almeida H. , & Ferreira D. ( 2002 ). Democracy and the variability of economic performance . Economics & Politics , 14 , 225 – 257 . 10.1111/1468-0343.00107 Alvarez M...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 1983
..., the demographic variables are endogenous. Economic and meteorological conditions are exogenous. Our indicator of economic conditions is the price of wheat, the principal food crop. Biometric models of fertility and empirical research on the biologically-based interrelations of fertility and mortality provide...
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Demography (1995) 32 (3): 365–378.
Published: 01 August 1995
... component, E. The standard labor economics result is that the wife will work whenever her market wage exceeds her reservation wage. The assumption that E is normally distributed yields a probit model. Let d be a dummy variable equal to 1 if the woman works in a given month and equal to 0 if she does...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 30–70.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Stanley Friedlander; Morris Silver Summary Recent literature shows great interest in the quantitative study of the determinants of fertility. In a similar way, this study takes an across-country approach to specify independent variables, to separate economic from social and political variables...
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Demography (1991) 28 (3): 333–351.
Published: 01 August 1991
... of these studies is to estimate the effects of economic variables such as child care costs, wage rates, and family income on women's fertility, labor supply, and child care decisions. Evidence about the responsiveness of family behavior to changes in these economic variables is important because such responses...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 15–35.
Published: 01 February 1989
... the past decade has focused on a br6ad set of socio- economic variables (place of residence, paternal occupation, parental education, dwelling characteristics) and readily measured bio-demographic determinants (birth order, maternal age, birth spacing, breastfeeding, and nutrition). Among socioeconomic...