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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 413–436.
Published: 09 March 2017
... of Münster, University of Munich, University of Rome Tor Vergata, University of Rome La Sapienza, the Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and the Ifo Institute, the Pisa FRESH Meeting, the 7th Sound Economic History Workshop, the 8th BETA workshop, the 9th European Historical Economics Society...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1853–1879.
Published: 25 August 2020
..., and Retirement in Europe (pp. 253 – 258 ). Mannheim, Germany : Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging . Börsch-Supan , A. H. ( 2010 ). Work disability: The effects of demography, health, and disability insurance . In D. Wise (Ed.), Research findings in the economics...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 337–360.
Published: 09 January 2017
... et al. 2013 ; Montgomery and Hewett 2005 ; Smith et al. 2005 ; Van de Poel et al. 2007 ). Bocquier et al. ( 2011 ) pointed out that urban advantages depend on the services and economic opportunities that a city provides, whereas Sastry ( 1996 ) noted that the effects of community-level variables...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1269–1293.
Published: 02 July 2018
.... For 1969–2010, we use state-by-year population estimates from the National Cancer Institute ( 2013 ). Our outcome of interest is the log of the birth rate for the total population, although our results are robust to using birth rates in levels, the female population between ages 15 and 44...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1935–1956.
Published: 25 September 2018
... characteristics. 2 We use data taken from the WHO Study on Global AGEing and Health (SAGE), a nationally representative sample of persons aged 50 and older in South Africa, collected in 2008 (World Health Organization 2008 ). South Africa has a history of economic and political segregation by racial lines...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1953–1979.
Published: 01 October 2022
... microbial agents and the social histories of those they infect. References Abramitzky R. , Boustan L. , Eriksson K. , Feigenbaum J. , & Pérez S. ( 2021 ). Automated linking of historical data . Journal of Economic Literature , 59 , 865 – 918 . Abramitzky R...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 1131–1157.
Published: 02 May 2014
...) and the Dutch Organization of Scientific Research (NWO) (Rubicon Grant No. 446-08-004 to W.J.). The survey data used in this article were collected by the University of Namibia (UNAM) and the National Institute of Population (NIP), with technical assistance from PharmAccess International and the Amsterdam...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 295–318.
Published: 18 December 2017
... & Science in Sports , 27 , 1431 – 1441 . Agahi , N. , Shaw , B. A. , & Fors , S. ( 2014 ). Social and economic conditions in childhood and the progression of functional health problems from midlife into old age . Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health , 68 , 734 – 740...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 785–811.
Published: 11 June 2019
... in Talinn, Estonia; 2014 British Society for Population Studies Conference in Leeds; 2015 annual meetings of the Population Association of America (PAA) in San Diego; European Society of Population Economics (ESPE) in Izmir, Turkey, and RC28 Summer Meeting at the University of Pennsylvania...
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Demography (2016) 53 (4): 979–1009.
Published: 06 July 2016
...—and policy-relevant—parameters of interest. Recognizing this point, we refer to contraceptive decisions as women’s decisions for simplicity throughout the article. 2 A separate strand of economic theory, which studies the response of risk-taking behavior to perceived changes in the consequences...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 673–699.
Published: 09 March 2017
.... The funding for the LASI data collection and dissemination is supported by the National Institute on Aging, the National Institutes of Health (2R01 AG030153 and R03AG043052). Delavande acknowledges funding from the Economic and Social Research Council Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC) (Grant ES...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 229–260.
Published: 07 December 2018
... maps and institutional affiliations. 1 See Hoerger et al. ( 1997 ) for an economic model in which the care of elderly relatives is a function of the pooled income of its family members. In theoretical models with income pooling, larger family size increases the capacity of families to help...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2103–2126.
Published: 30 October 2014
..., fertility, and the value of marriage (Discussion Paper No. 2136). Cambridge, MA : Harvard Institute of Economic Research . Allen , D. W. ( 1992 ). Marriage and divorce: Comment . American Economic Review , 82 , 679 – 685 . Allen , D. W. ( 2002 ). The impact of legal reforms...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1349–1370.
Published: 03 July 2019
... in Bangladesh (Molitoris 2018b ). Taken together, all these findings may fit into the same picture. Given the mechanisms outlined earlier in this section, one should expect that as economic and epidemiological conditions improve, short birth intervals should become a less significant predictor of infant...
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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 133–157.
Published: 01 February 1991
... of Economics La Follette Institute Institute for Research on Poverty University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706 Barbara Wolfe Department of Economics Department of Preventive Medicine Institute for Research on Poverty University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706 James Spaulding U.S. General Accounting Office...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 903–931.
Published: 04 January 2013
... family members. The question of who will care for the elderly thus remains a topic of great policy concern. We gratefully acknowledge financial support from the Economic and Social Research Council under Grant RES-000-22-2684 and through the Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC) (Award...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1557–1572.
Published: 12 June 2019
... maps and institutional affiliations. References Amialchuk , A. , & Dimitrova , E. ( 2012 ). Detecting the evolution of deliberate fertility control before the demographic transition in Germany . Demographic Research , 27 , 507 – 542 . 10.4054/DemRes.2012.27.19...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 389–415.
Published: 01 February 2022
... University, the Melbourne Institute for Applied Economic Research, the University of Washington in Seattle, the University of Houston, and the University of California at Santa Barbara for useful suggestions. 1 A “joint child” is one who is the biological child of both the man and the woman...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1389–1425.
Published: 19 July 2019
... comments and suggestions on the manuscript. An earlier version of the manuscript was presented at seminars at the Institute for Social Research, Oslo; the Warsaw School of Economics; and the IUSSP seminar on “Pandemics: Reflections on the Centennial of the 1918 Spanish Influenza Virus” in Madrid, Spain. We...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 255–267.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Perspective . Germany : Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging, University of Mannheim . Hank, K. and H.-P. Kohler. 2000. “Gender Preferences for Children in Europe: Empirical Results From 17 FFS Countries.” Demographic Research 2(1). Available online at http://www.demographic...