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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 March 1966
... y el grado de selectividad depende de un número de factores los cuales a menudo dan como resultado una selección bimodal. Internal Migration Negative Factor Royal Statistical Society Migration Stream Minus Factor References 1 Ravenstein E. G. ( 1885 ). The Laws...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 655–664.
Published: 01 November 1972
... areas. Obviously, further research is needed for the identification of factors producing these strong regional effects. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1972 1972 Metropolitan Area North Central Migrant Population Efficiency Ratio Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 235–248.
Published: 01 May 1983
... the percentage error for the age group having the great- est relative difference between the pro- jection and the census result. The mean absolute percentage error of the migration submodel is less than that of the plus-minus technique in all but two states. Furthermore, it is usually less by almost a factor...
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Demography (1975) 12 (2): 333–336.
Published: 01 May 1975
... factors in- fluence the starting level of income and the subsequent rate and pattern of in- come change. Carter and Glick (1970, p. 333 206), therefore, properly "caution against an uncritical interpretation of the age pattern of median income for MSP [mar- ried spouse-present] men in 1960 as be- ing...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1603–1626.
Published: 01 August 2017
... in schooling disparities between high- and low-income children also depends on the importance of these demographic factors in determining children’s schooling. Simple correlations among children’s completed school and our key demographic measures are shown in Table S2 (Online Resource 1 ). Our schooling...
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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 319–332.
Published: 01 August 1992
... increased grants averaging $56 per miscounted person; other jurisdictions would lose an almost equal amount of grant money. The surprisingly small reallocations arise because 1) total funds allocated by population are essentially fixed; 2) allocations depend on other factors in addition to population; and 3...
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Demography (1977) 14 (4): 481–495.
Published: 01 November 1977
... of Fertility: A Survey of Recent Research on Economic Factors in American Fertility . In Samuel J. Behrman , L. J. Corsa , & R. Freedman (Eds.), Fertility and Family Planning: A World View (pp. 127 – 156 ). Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press . Easterlin , R. A. ( 1975...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 163–177.
Published: 01 February 1975
... Aspects of Labor Economics (pp. 63 – 105 ). Princeton : Princeton University Press . Oppenheimer Valerie Kincade ( 1970 ). The Female Labor Force in the United States: Demographic and Economic Factors Governing Its Growth and Changing Composition . Berkeley : Institute of International...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 463–478.
Published: 01 November 1976
... levels of funding, in counties differing in size by a factor often. An initial research design which had en- visioned analysis in terms of counties with and without programs was transformed into a design with varying levels of treat- ment. Our design is therefore similar to that of Darney (1975...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 415–420.
Published: 01 August 1999
... Marital Factors on Marital Disruption . Journal of Family Issues , 12 , 22 – 42 . 10.1177/019251391012001003 Cherlin , A.J. ( 1992 ). Marriage, Divorce, Remarriage . Cambridge : Harvard University Press . Cherlin , A.J. , Chase-Lansdale , P.L. , & McRae , C...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 569–575.
Published: 01 June 1967
... contraceptives for each five- 4 Admittedly, equating births with pregnan- cies poses a problem, since the factors of gestation and pregnancy wastage cannot be taken into ac- count. However, since the approximation is made on the basis of a single year'a-age-specific birth rate, gestation is no longer relevant...
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Demography (1980) 17 (3): 243–260.
Published: 01 August 1980
... on family savings. This relationship between family size and household savings has long been a popu- lar theme in the demographic and devel- opment literature, and the postulated neg- ative correlation between them is thought to be a contributing factor in limiting cap- ital formation and economic growth...
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Demography (1981) 18 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 May 1981
... of mortality is a constant (specific to that age) multiplied by a proportionality factor which is determined by the characteristics of the individual and does not change unless these covariates do. In this paper, the method is reviewed for the case where the covariates are fixed at the start of the lifetime...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 623–645.
Published: 01 November 1984
...- horts. Although the exact distribution between the two varies slightly from age to age and year to year, studies summa- rized by Shryock and Siegel (1973, pp. 410-417) suggest that a separation factor of 0.5 provides a fairly close approxima- tion at ages 1and above. Thus, under the assumption...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 195–209.
Published: 01 May 1970
..., volume 7, number 2, May 1970 married women. In the concluding para- graphs, we shall consider two questions : can we say anything about the labor force behavior of cohorts from cross-sec- tional data of the sort we have available and what are the factors that account for differentials in employment among...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 523–543.
Published: 01 November 1992
... are more likely than other women to have well-developed networks of assistance from relatives (see studies by Hogan, Hao, and Parrish 1987; Stack 1975), they also should be less likely to report that child care is problematic or constrains their employment or fertility. On the demand side, the first factor...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 329–339.
Published: 01 August 1970
... for these countries. To this end it is useful to know what factors have an effect on favorability toward birth control and something about how they have this effect. In the present study the emphasis is on two psychologieal factors: one is the respondent's attitude about what con- stitutes an ideal family size...
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Demography (1993) 30 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 February 1993
... the dependence between family observations induced by familial clustering of deaths. The relationship between birth spacing and infant mortality is one that could be affected by familial clustering of deaths. It is now widely established that a short preceding birth interval is a major risk factor for infant...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 227–247.
Published: 01 February 2010
... approach is used to explore whether blacks indeed are the last hired and ¿ rst ¿ red over the business cycle. THE LAST HIRED, FIRST FIRED HYPOTHESIS Before examining the data, it is important to consider some of the factors that relate racial differences in unemployment and employment to the business cycle...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 339–350.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Patricia B. Reagan; Randall J. Olsen Abstract In this paper we analyze the economic and demographic factors that influence return migration, focusing on generation 1.5 immigrants. Using longitudinal data from the 1979 youth cohort of the National Longitudinal Surveys (NLSY79), we track residential...