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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 361–368.
Published: 01 August 1970
... momentary condition of zero growth is achieved in both regions, it is possible to maintain finite populations if each population follows a logistic natural growth process and migration flow is proportional to the volume of interaction. It is necessary also that the natural increase limitation is strong...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 521–539.
Published: 01 November 1976
...Kao-Lee Liaw Abstract This paper shows analytically how (a) the long-run growth rate and (b) the long-run proportional distribution of an interregional population system with a time-homogeneous structural matrix are affected by small changes or errors in (a) the natural growth rates of individual...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 637–657.
Published: 01 November 2003
... as Discussion Paper No. 33 of the Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi. Cain M.T. ( 1983 ). Fertility as an Adjustment to Risk . Population and Development Review , 9 , 688 – 702 . 10.2307/1973546 Clark S. ( 2000 ). Son Preference and Sex Composition of Children: Evidence...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 225–232.
Published: 01 May 1971
... natural increase. Thus to ascribe Latin American urban growth to a single prime causal factor is a misleading oversimplification. 2/ Net in-migration apparently plays a larger role in determining the rate of growth of large metropolitan centers than is the case with smaller urban areas. 3/ A significant...
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Demography (2011) 48 (4): 1473–1491.
Published: 26 August 2011
... and an increase in the proportion of low birth weight. This effect is focused on the first trimester of gestation, and it is mediated by reduced gestational age rather than by factors affecting the intrauterine growth of term infants. The findings highlight the relevance of understanding the early...
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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 1978
... status, and decade (1950–1960 or 1960–1970) could not be explained by the incidence and nature of annexation. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1978 1978 Metropolitan Area Central City Population Change Total Growth Initial Area References Beale , Calvin L...
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Demography (1979) 16 (3): 401–415.
Published: 01 August 1979
..., popu- lation growth within conventionally de- fined metropolitan areas may also have switched to the very outskirts. Unfortunately, the exact nature of changes in suburban growth patterns is difficult to document because the major studies of intra-suburban ring growth are now two decades old (Hawley...
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Demography (1970) 7 (4): 417–432.
Published: 01 November 1970
...Samuel H. Preston Abstract The method of decomposition is applied to rates of natural increase in order to elucidate the role played by age composition in the growth of populations. A population’s age distribution and fertility schedule are contrasted to those in a "stationary" population having...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 537–544.
Published: 01 June 1966
..., dynamic, aspatial models of growth. The temporal element is introduced by a recursive structure which operates over a sequence of unit time intervals. The spatial dimension, when it is included at all, typically is accommodated by replicating the analysis over as many areal units as comprise the study...
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Demography (1996) 33 (2): 265–275.
Published: 01 May 1996
..., and psychological effects on the stricken individuals and communities. Although there is little evidence that the frequency of natural disasters has increased in recent years, their social and economic impact has in- creased because of population growth and economic devel- opment in particularly...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 727–746.
Published: 01 November 2006
... , T. ( 2000 ). Inequality in Death. The Effects of the Agricultural Revolution in Sweden: 1765–1865 . In T. Bengtsson , & O. Saito (Eds.), Population and Economy: From Hunger to Modern Economic Growth (pp. 301 – 34 ). Oxford : Oxford University Press . Bengtsson , T...
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Demography (1981) 18 (2): 157–172.
Published: 01 May 1981
.... , Olson H. G. , Gorman J. , McCracken C. H. , Vander Wagen R. , & Colman H. ( 1972 ). Contemporary Nutritional Status of the North American Indian Child . In W. M. Moore (Ed.), Nutrition, Growth and Development of North American Indian Children (pp. 47 – 64 ). U.S...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 657–672.
Published: 01 November 1974
... their unique conditions would be of help. A compre- hensive study of southern Iowa, which is the main natural-decrease area in Iowa, revealed the following: (1) In southern Iowa, population growth was very rapid during the 1850's. Most of the rapid growth was a result of the movement of settlers into...
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Demography (1982) 19 (2): 161–176.
Published: 01 May 1982
...; Etude Demographique Historique. INED Cahier 27 . Paris : Presses Universitaires de France . Coale A. J. ( 1971 ). Age Patterns of Marriage . Population Studies , 25 , 193 – 214 . 10.2307/2173210 Coale A. J. ( 1972 ). The Growth and Structure of Human Populations...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 91–99.
Published: 01 May 1969
... have had de- cline only since 1940, but it is difficult in the space of just 20 years for the under- cutting of the young adult age groups by outmigration and the relative growth of older people to proceed far enough to re- verse the normal balance of births and deaths. As might be expected from the...
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Demography (2020) 57 (2): 653–674.
Published: 13 March 2020
... promote growth in advantaged neighborhoods (Logan et al. 2016 ; Pais and Elliott 2008 ). To test whether a presidential disaster declaration moderates demographic change after a severe tornado, I again extend Eq. ( 1 ). The treatment variable is categorical, coded 0 for a control block group, 1 for...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 493–521.
Published: 01 November 1979
... John ( 1977 ). Breast-Feeding and Population Growth . Science , 198 , 1111 – 1115 . 10.1126/science.929189 Knodel John ( 1978 ). Natural Fertility in Preindustrial Germany . Population Studies , 32 , 481 – 510 . 10.2307/2173723 Knodel, John., and Edward Shorter. 1976...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1501–1525.
Published: 06 June 2014
... the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Goosby , B. J. , & Cheadle , J. E. ( 2009 ). Birth weight, math and reading achievement growth: A multilevel between-sibling, between-families approach . Social Forces , 87 , 1291 – 1320...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 485–498.
Published: 01 August 1972
... markedly lower rates of population growth than are cur- rently observed in many countries with intermediate mortality levels. Moreover, each improvement in life expectancy be- yond 35 years implies a corresponding decline in rate of natural increase. In contrast, Model S requires life expect- ancy to...
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Demography (1970) 7 (4): 483–501.
Published: 01 November 1970
... structure. In this paper, I shall confine myself to analyzing the effects of changing demographie characteristics on total population growth, growth of cities, and labor force. Population Growth Because of the tremendous mortality decline without a subsequent fertility decrease, natural growth rates in...