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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 559–586.
Published: 14 March 2018
... and Development Review , 14 , 122 – 146 . 10.2307/2808093 Wolbrecht C. , & Campbell D. E. ( 2007 ). Leading by example: Female members of Parliament as political role models . American Journal of Political Science , 51 , 921 – 939 . 10.1111/j.1540-5907.2007.00289.x Wolbrecht C...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1275–1298.
Published: 01 August 2022
... and test a theoretical model of neighborhood effects on cognitive development during early childhood that highlights the mediating role of exposure to neurotoxic lead. To evaluate this model, we follow 1,266 children in Chicago from birth through school entry and track both their areal risk of lead...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 591–617.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., and recipients, migrant social capital leads to differential migration outcomes for individuals and divergent cumulative migration patterns in communities. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2008 2008 Social Capital Potential Migrant Migration Decision Destination Diversity...
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Published: 28 July 2017
Fig. 2 Directed acyclic graphs depicting patterns of confounding that would lead to bias in mediation analyses of neighborhood effects. A t = neighborhood advantage, M t = school poverty, Y t = academic achievement, C t  – 1 = prior covariates, and U = a hypothetical More
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Published: 01 August 2022
Fig. 2 Spatial distribution of concentrated disadvantage and elevated blood-lead levels in Chicago, 1997. In accordance with CDPH policy, estimates for census tracts with fewer than 10 tested children are suppressed from this figure. For visual continuity, we impute these suppressed estimates More
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 137–160.
Published: 01 February 2022
... ; Manning 2020 ). This article aims to identify how household- and union-formation patterns are evolving among cohorts of Dutch women born between 1971 and 2000, and whether changes in these patterns will lead to lower or higher levels of childlessness. These aims will be pursued by estimating a Markov...
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Demography (2023) 60 (3): 865–890.
Published: 01 June 2023
... experience and field-specific knowledge; and professional histories covering the field's foundational controversies, which tend to focus on individuals, institutions, and influence. Here we use bibliographic information from all articles published in the three leading journals of anglophone demography...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 507–530.
Published: 21 April 2011
... with high GDP with an otherwise identical individual born in an era with low GDP. However, a prolonged era with a high GDP leads to innovation and investment in hygiene and health care, which decreases mortality later in life for those born in this era. These are secular improvements in life conditions over...
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 1 State space of household- and union-formation transitions leading to the birth of a first child. States 1 to 4 are transient, and state 5 is absorbing. More
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Published: 24 May 2013
Fig. 3 Relative risks of first conception (leading to a birth). Source : Authors’ calculations based on data from the Finnish Longitudinal Fertility Register More
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Published: 24 May 2013
Fig. 4 Relative risks of third conception (leading to a birth). Source : Authors’ calculations based on data from the Finnish Longitudinal Fertility Register More
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Published: 01 June 2023
Fig. 1 Demography intellectual landscape from leading anglophone journals, 1947–2020. Contour represents 6,252 papers published in Demography , Population and Development Review , and Population Studies between 1947 and 2020. Below the diagonal line lies work mostly on technical and formal More
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2005–2031.
Published: 05 December 2019
...Daniel S. Grossman; David J.G. Slusky Abstract Flint switched its public water source in April 2014, increasing exposure to lead and other contaminants. We compare the change in the fertility rate and in health at birth in Flint before and after the water switch to the changes in other cities...
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Published: 01 December 2023
of the index child (“hoarding”/insurance). Mortality 2 = the death of a previously born child during the interval leading to the conception of the child born after the index child (“replacement”). Mortality 3 = the death of index child in the interval leading to conception of next child (“biological More
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S151–S172.
Published: 01 March 2010
... as the population ages. Population aging and the forces leading to it can produce not only frightening declines in support ratios but also very substantial increases in productivity and per capita income by raising investment in physical and human capital. Longer life, lower fertility, and population aging all...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 671–694.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Margot I. Jackson Abstract The educational and economic consequences of poor health during childhood and adolescence have become increasingly clear, with a resurgence of evidence leading researchers to reconsider the potentially significant contribution of early-life health to population welfare...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 159–175.
Published: 01 February 1994
... and the proportion of dependent life. Improving mortality alone leads to a higher prevalence of dependent individuals in the life table population; improving morbidity alone leads to a lower percentage of individuals with problems in functioning. Life Expectancy Transition Rate Life Table Mortality Change...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 211–234.
Published: 01 May 1970
... of population growth is considered to be a necessary condition for economic development in the less developed countries, is dominant among professionals in family planning. Population control has come to be regarded as a kind of“leading sector” in the development process. The position taken in this paper...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 369–378.
Published: 01 August 1970
...Julian L. Simon Abstract Discussions of birth rates in less developed countries (LDC’s) are almost always couched in terms of income per-capita or per-consumer-equivalent. A decrease in population growth rate is said to lead to a higher per-capita income (PCI) than would occur with a higher birth...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1873–1895.
Published: 05 September 2017
...David P. Baker; William C. Smith; Ismael G. Muñoz; Haram Jeon; Tian Fu; Juan Leon; Daniel Salinas; Renata Horvatek Abstract The salutary effect of formal education on health-risk behaviors and mortality is extensively documented: ceteris paribus , greater educational attainment leads to healthier...
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