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Demography (1987) 24 (1): 23–41.
Published: 01 February 1987
... , R. ( 1979 ). El Desarrollo y la Población en América Latina . México : Siglo XXI Editores . DEMOGRAPHY© Volume 24, Number 1 February 1987 FERTILITY CHANGE IN FIVE LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES: A COVARIANCE ANALYSIS OF BIRTH INTERVALS Lorenzo Moreno-Navarro Bank of Mexico, Economic Research...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 459–473.
Published: 01 November 1984
... literacy (or lagged life expectancy), economic and family planning program development, as well as measures that control period effects . 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1984 1984 Family Planning Latin American Country Demographic Transition Fertility Decline Family...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 989–1015.
Published: 08 May 2015
...Rochelle R. Côté; Jessica Eva Jensen; Louise Marie Roth; Sandra M. Way Abstract This article contributes to understandings of gendered social capital by analyzing the effects of gendered ties on the migration of men and women from four Latin American countries (Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 481–502.
Published: 01 May 2010
... 2, May 2010: 481 502 481 I EDUCATIONAL ASSORTATIVE MATING AND ECONOMIC INEQUALITY: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THREE LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRIES* FLORENCIA TORCHE Educational assortative mating and economic inequality are likely to be endogenously deter- mined, but very little research exists...
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Demography (1969) 6 (3): 223–242.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Eduardo E. Arriaga; Kingsley Davis Abstract Using 69 new life tables recently made by Arriaga for Latin American countries by stable-population methods, the authors examine the mortality trends for more countries and more periods of history than have previously been available for analysis...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 362–373.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., of the 17 Latin-American countries for which data are available on recent population censuses, by early 1967 at least one series of final results had been published in 12 cases. For these 12, the median time period required for the earliest publication was over three years; for some of the countries...
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Demography (1999) 36 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Alberto Palloni; Hantamala Rafalimanana Abstract In this paper, we examine empirical evidence for a relation between infant and child mortality and fertility in Latin American countries from 1920 to 1990. We investigate the relation at several levels of aggregation and evaluate the extent to which...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 169–191.
Published: 01 February 2009
... on naturalization rates and labor market outcomes in the United States. Based on data from the 1990 and 2000 U.S. censuses, In find that immigrants recently granted dual nationality rights are more likely to naturalize relative to immigrants from other Latin American countries. They also experience relative...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 427–439.
Published: 01 November 1971
... and from the historical experience of the now-industrialized West. Using comparative data on female employment patterns in Latin American countries which are at roughly a similar stage of economic development, it is shown that the low level and particular character of women's involvement in the work force...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 1195–1220.
Published: 01 June 2022
... impact of additional education on women's autonomy by leveraging the timing of compulsory schooling reforms in three Latin American countries: Bolivia, Colombia, and Peru. Using Demographic and Health Surveys, I implement an instrumental variable design using random exposure to compulsory schooling laws...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 79–96.
Published: 01 February 2010
...) have been investigated in the United States, there is little research about the impact of obesity on mortality in Latin American countries, where very the rapid rate of growth of prevalence of obesity and overweight occur jointly with poor socioeconomic conditions. The aim of this article is to assess...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 321–343.
Published: 08 November 2018
...Raymundo M. Campos-Vazquez; Eduardo M. Medina-Cortina Abstract In many Latin American countries, census data on race and skin color are scarce or nonexistent. In this study, we contribute to understanding how skin color affects intergenerational social mobility in Mexico. Using a novel data set, we...
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Demography (1970) 7 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 November 1970
... the European model shows that it was impossible for Latin America to repeat the European mortality-fertility experience during 1930–1960. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1970 1970 Latin American Country Mortality Level Mortality Decline Crude Birth Rate Marital Union...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 225–232.
Published: 01 May 1971
... of this last point may lead to an overstatement of the relative importance of urban natural increase as a component of urban growth. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1971 1971 Urban Growth Latin American Country Natural Increase Milbank Memorial Fund Panama City...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 15–41.
Published: 01 March 1964
... LATIN AMERICAN Country Dominican Republic Crude Birth Rate Urban Sector References 3 CEPAL ( 1961 ). Boétin Económico de América Latina , VI , 9 – 10 . 4 Inhabitants related to arable land. Source: “America en Cifraa, 1961,” Estadísticas Económicas No.2. 5 Work done at CELADE...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1353–1373.
Published: 05 July 2017
... births. This finding is perhaps not surprising because most of the countries we examine are Latin American, with generally balanced gender preference. The mean of the country-year–specific means of number of siblings of children in our sample is approximately 2.7, indicating that families have an average...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 553–566.
Published: 01 November 1988
... (Eds.), The Family in Latin America (pp. 84 – 105 ). New Delhi : Vikas . Balakrishnan , T. R. ( 1976 ). Determinants of female age at marriage in rural and semi-urban areas of four Latin American countries . Journal of Comparative Family Studies , 7 , 167 – 174 . Bane , M. J...
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Demography (1971) 8 (3): 319–330.
Published: 01 August 1971
... of fertility in developing countries. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1971 1971 Capita Income Latin American Country Reproduction Rate Socioeconomic Development Crude Birth Rate References Adelman I. ( 1963 ). An econometric analysis of population growth...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 210–217.
Published: 01 March 1967
... Carmen A. Miró and F. Rath, “Preliminary Findings of Comparative Fertility Surveys in Three Latin American Countries,” Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly , XLIII, No. 2, Part 2 (April, 1965). 12 Jaffe A. J. ( 1959 ). People, Jobs, and Economic Development . Glencoe : Free Press . 13...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 942–947.
Published: 01 June 1967
... Study in Latin-American Countries that he is co-directing with Carmen Miro, Director of the Latin- American Demographic Center. Henry D. Elkins has just been appointed research associate to travel to Bogota, Colombia to spend two years as research consultant to the Population Division of the Asociacion...