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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 875–883.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Jui-Chung Allen Li; Lawrence L. Wu Abstract Previous studies on trends in the intergenerational transmission of divorce have produced mixed findings, with two studies (McLanahan and Bumpass 1988; Teachman 2002) reporting no trend in divorce transmission and one study (Wolfinger 1999) finding...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 415–420.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Nicholas H. Wolfinger Abstract I use data from the 1973-1996 NORC General Social Survey to examine trends in the intergenerational transmission of divorce. the propensity for the children of divorce to end their own marriages. The rate of divorce transmission declined by almost 50% in the study...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 475.
Published: 01 August 1988
..., and Geraldine P. Mineau. Intergenerational Transmission of Relative Fertility and Life Course Patterns. 24, No.4 (November 1987), 467-480. In Table 2 (p. 472), two column headings are incorrect. The heading above the stub column should be "Mother's birth cohort and daughter's relative fertility." The straddle...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 467–480.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Douglas L. Anderton; Noriko O. Tsuya; Lee L. Bean; Geraldine P. Mineau 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Family Size Birth Interval Intergenerational Transmission Fertility Behavior Proximate Determinant An erratum to this article is available...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2003–2012.
Published: 01 December 2022
... must eventually be positive, as high-fertility groups come to dominate the population. In this research note, we show that intergenerational transmission of fertility is not sufficient for positive long-term population growth, for empirical and theoretical reasons. First, because transmission...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1059–1088.
Published: 01 August 2023
... that internal migration plays a role in transmitting socioeconomic inequalities. Theoretically, the article formulates a conceptual framework building on three lines of inquiry: (1) the intergenerational transmission of internal migration behavior, (2) the role of internal migration in social mobility, and (3...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1523–1547.
Published: 01 October 2023
... associations. Using genetically informed, population-representative Finnish surveys linked to administrative registers, we investigated the polygenic associations and intergenerational transmission of education for those born between 1925 and 1989. First, we found that a polygenic index (PGI) designed...
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Published: 24 March 2015
Fig. 3 Regression coefficient of intergenerational transmission by national origin group plotted against mean education of parents (upper panel) and the standard deviation of parental education (lower panel). Coefficients that are not statistically significant at the .05 level are plotted More
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 913–938.
Published: 03 July 2012
...Leandro Carvalho Abstract A large literature has documented the intergenerational transmission of socioeconomic status (SES). However, the mechanisms by which SES transmits across generations are still little understood. This article investigates whether characteristics determined in childhood play...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2205–2228.
Published: 30 October 2018
...Trude Lappegård; Elizabeth Thomson Abstract Using data from administrative registers for the period 1970–2007 in Norway and Sweden, we investigate the intergenerational transmission of multipartner fertility. We find that men and women with half-siblings are more likely to have children with more...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 581–592.
Published: 21 April 2011
.... The ideal solution is more research with new data that combines the best features of existing data sets. A repeated survey, like the General Social Survey, allows analysts to better separate age, period, and cohort effects in the intergenerational transmission of divorce; retrospective data based...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1223–1248.
Published: 01 August 2021
... the portion of income inequality between individuals raised inside and outside of stable two-parent homes that can be explained by differential rates of intergenerational income transmission across childhood family structures. The Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) began following several...
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Demography (2024) 61 (1): 141–164.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Christopher Wildeman; Robert J. Sampson; Garrett Baker Abstract Intergenerational transmission processes have long been of interest to demographers, but prior research on the intergenerational transmission of criminal justice contact is relatively sparse and limited by its lack of attention...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1703–1728.
Published: 22 August 2014
...Anette Eva Fasang; Marcel Raab Abstract Research about parental effects on family behavior focuses on intergenerational transmission: that is, whether children show the same family behavior as their parents. This focus potentially overemphasizes similarity and obscures heterogeneity in parental...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 811–833.
Published: 27 May 2015
... children, stepfathers were present. What are the implications of these changes for the process of intergenerational transmission? To answer this question, this article compares intergenerational transmission among married, divorced, and stepparents. Two forms of reproduction are studied: educational...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 543–567.
Published: 24 March 2015
...Fig. 3 Regression coefficient of intergenerational transmission by national origin group plotted against mean education of parents (upper panel) and the standard deviation of parental education (lower panel). Coefficients that are not statistically significant at the .05 level are plotted...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 659–672.
Published: 01 November 2006
... hypothesize that parents’ marital quality will be negatively related to children’s support for these behaviors in adulthood and that parents’ marital quality will condition the intergenerational transmission of attitudes toward these issues. We find some evidence that parents’ marital quality influences...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 595–619.
Published: 13 March 2019
...Eva Beaujouan; Anne Solaz Abstract In most developed countries, the fertility levels of parents and children are positively correlated. This article analyzes the strength of the intergenerational transmission of family size over the last century, including a focus on this reproduction in large...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1929–1959.
Published: 20 October 2015
... of intergenerational transmission of educational attainment in India over time, among different castes and states for the birth cohorts of 1940–1985. We find that educational persistence, as measured by the regression coefficient of father’s education as a predictor of son’s education, has declined over time...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 587–615.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Alberto Palloni Abstract In this article, I argue that research on social stratification, on intergenerational transmission of inequalities, and on the theory of factor payments and wage determination will be strengthened by studying the role played by early childhood health. I show...