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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2053–2078.
Published: 01 December 2022
... in adulthood ( Saenz and Ponjuan 2009 ). In contrast, familismo might push Latinas into college because of expectations that they be both educationally and financially successful to help support the family later in life ( Ovink 2014 ). Finally, during certain time periods, young men migrated to the United...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1873–1895.
Published: 05 September 2017
... that educationally derived empowerment to act and negotiate more independently among young women leads to more contraceptive use and better fertility health outcomes (Peters et al. 2014 ). Greater exposure to education increases mothers’ inclination to think through new problems, apply known facts more effectively...
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Published: 05 July 2017
Fig. 5 Education increase attributable to fertility decline. Education change “explained” is the change in education predicted per decade with the IV model. Countries are sorted by both continent and proportion explained among girls More
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 1215–1219.
Published: 28 April 2017
... to the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) first when writing the original paper (Sasson 2016a ) and found it too limited for studying trends in life expectancy and higher-order life table functions by education—particularly for U.S. minority groups. Unfortunately, the NHIS suffers from two notable sources...
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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 1203–1213.
Published: 10 April 2017
...Arun S. Hendi Abstract Several recent articles have reported conflicting conclusions about educational differences in life expectancy, and this is partly due to the use of unreliable data subject to a numerator-denominator bias previously reported as ranging from 20 % to 40 %. This article presents...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1523–1547.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Hannu Lahtinen; Kaarina Korhonen; Pekka Martikainen; Tim Morris Abstract Major changes in the educational distribution of the population and in institutions over the past century have affected the societal barriers to educational attainment. These changes can possibly result in stronger genetic...
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Published: 11 July 2014
Fig. 4 Any coverage regression coefficients by education. Low education includes those with a high school diploma or less. High education includes those with some college or more. For children, this refers to the educational attainment of the mother. Source: 1996, 2001, and 2004 panels More
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Published: 11 July 2014
Fig. 7 Public coverage regression coefficients by education. Low education includes those with a high school diploma or less. High education includes those with some college or more. For children, this refers to the educational attainment of the mother. Source: 1996, 2001, and 2004 panels More
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Published: 24 January 2013
Fig. 1 Hypergamy and hypogamy premiums for men, by education. Education: 1 = ≤ nine years of school; 2 = two years of high school; 3 = three years of high school; 4 = two years of university; 5 = ≥ three years of university More
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Published: 24 January 2013
Fig. 2 Hypergamy and hypogamy premiums for women, by education. Education: 1 = ≤ nine years of school; 2 = two years of high school; 3 = three years of high school; 4 = two years of university; 5 = ≥ three years of university More
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Published: 24 January 2013
Fig. 3 Union premium for men, by partner’s education. Education: 1 = ≤ nine years of school; 2 = two years of high school; 3 = three years of high school; 4 = two years of university; 5 = ≥ three years of university More
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Published: 24 January 2013
Fig. 4 Union premium for women, by partner’s education. Education: 1 = ≤ nine years of school; 2 = two years of high school; 3 = three years of high school; 4 = two years of university; 5 = ≥ three years of university More
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Published: 05 March 2019
Fig. 1 Distribution of education levels across cohorts. Lower education = CASMIN 1a–1c; intermediate education = CASMIN 2a–2cvoc; and higher education = CASMIN 3a–3b. Source: Data are from SOEP, v.32 release 2016. More
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 249–268.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Rebeca A. Echávarri; Roberto Ezcurra Abstract This article investigates the possible existence of a nonlinear link between female disadvantage in natality and education. To this end, we devise a theoretical model based on the key role of social interaction in explaining people’s acquisition...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 883–898.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Frank Van Tubergen; Herman van De Werfhorst Abstract We use a unique data source to examine postimmigration investments in education among four immigrant groups in the Netherlands. We derive hypotheses from the Immigrant Human Capital Investment model (IHCI), which argues that immigrants...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 673–689.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the relative frequency of three types of interracial marriage: educationally homogamous unions (Group A), unions in which the white member marries upward (white hyper- gamy) in terms of education (Group B), and unions in which the white member marries downward (white hypogamy) in terms of education (Group...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 151–170.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Inhoe Ku; Robert Plotnick Abstract In this study, we analyzed whether parents’ receipt of welfare affects children’s educational attainment in early adulthood, independent of its effect through changing family income. We used data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics with information on parents...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 309–331.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Scott M. Lynch Abstract Recent medical sociological research has examined whether the relationship between education and health is dynamic across age, whereas recent demographic research has examined whether the relationship varies across cohorts. In this study, I examine how cohort structures...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 551–561.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Diane S. Lauderdale Abstract Previous studies have found that educational differences in mortality are weaker among the elderly. In this study I examine whether either cohort or period effects may have influenced the interpretation of age effects. Six 10-year birth cohorts are followed over 30...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 233–250.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Øystein Kravdal Abstract Using data from Demographic and Health Surveys for 22 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, I show that the average educational level in a village or a community of a similar size has a significant depressing effect on a woman’s birth rates, net of urbanization and her own...