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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 755–775.
Published: 01 August 2010
... couples) are far more likely to make normal progress through school than are children living in group quarters (such as orphanages and shelters). Family Type Foster Child Lesbian Couple Normal Progress Grade Retention References Alexander K.L. , Entwisle D.R. , & Dauber S.L...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 242–246.
Published: 01 March 1964
... in any enum- eration situation. There are some ambigu- ous groupings, however, such as the old man who owns the house, his daughter, her husband, and their children. If the daughter's husband is regarded as the head, we treat it as a husband-wife, or normal, family for analytic purposes. If the older man...
Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 1 Normalized total exam scores for compulsory school (panel a), probability of low exam scores (panel b), probability of dropping out of secondary school (panel c), and probability of obtaining a bachelor's degree (panel d), by family structure. Whiskers indicate 95% confidence intervals More
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 371–382.
Published: 01 August 1972
... a reverse J-shape for family heads at each age under 45; after age 45 the relationship assumes a more normal J shape. Number of children is inversely related to the probability of migrating (moving between counties) for husband-wife families in which the husband is under 35; after age 35 the relationship...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 441–450.
Published: 01 November 1971
... probabilities as a multitype branching process. The precision of the usual projection e T (= EX T ) is studied by a family of prediction intervals of linear functions of the vector of deviations X T — e T , which has a preassigned probability level. This family is obtained by a multi-normal approximation...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 151–167.
Published: 20 November 2018
...Laura Wright Abstract Cohabitation has become increasingly accepted and normalized as part of the family system in Canada and has become the most common way to form a first union. The changing role of cohabitation in the family system is often understood as being driven by the ideational changes...
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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 161–175.
Published: 01 May 1978
... and cannot be explained by reference to the nativity, ethnic, or socioeconomic compositions of the regions. Early job status relates only weakly to age at marriage. Only those activities that are time-consuming or otherwise disruptive of the smooth operation of normal life-cycle processes during...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 799–821.
Published: 10 May 2018
.... , & Price J. ( 2013 ). Nontraditional families and childhood progress through school: A comment on Rosenfeld . Demography , 50 , 955 – 961 . 10.1007/s13524-012-0169-x Allen D. W. , Pakaluk C. , & Price J. ( 2014 ). Normal progress through school: Further results...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 955–961.
Published: 18 November 2012
... with controls. Table  1 provides descriptive statistics for the children in the sample by family structure type. The outcome variable is whether the child is making normal progress through school and is based on a comparison of the child’s age and current grade in school. This measure has been used...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 876–893.
Published: 01 June 1967
... by the normally used unweighted index. 24 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1967 1967 Participation Rate Dependency Ratio Dependency Load Labor Potential Consumer Population References 1 See, for example, D. R. Kamerschen, “On an Operational Index of Overpopulation...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1575–1602.
Published: 01 August 2021
... ). Statistical power to detect genetic (co)variance of complex traits using SNP data in unrelated samples . PloS Genetics , 10 , e1004269 . https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1004269 Walsh F. ( 2012 ). The new normal: Diversity and complexity in 21st-century families . In Walsh F. (Ed...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 33–49.
Published: 01 March 1965
..., R., and Monreal, T. “Epidemiologla del Aborto Provocado en Santiago,” Documenios, Escuela de Salubridad. Santiago , de Chile, Universidad, p. 33 4. Requena B., Mariano . “Studies of Family Planning in the Quinta Normal District of Santiago. I. Use of Contraceptives.” Presented...
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Demography (1980) 17 (4): 429–443.
Published: 01 November 1980
... a continuous approximation. The distri- bution of n, is skewed right, but based upon the Box-Cox (1969) analysis its dis- tribution is somewhere between normal and log-normal, being somewhat closer to the former. By contrast, we do not di- rectly observe realized values of P" but since the mean of Pi...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 913–938.
Published: 03 July 2012
... estimates of the extent to which the intergenerational correlation of SES can be accounted for by children’s outcome measures. The estimates correspond to the product of the normalized coefficients of the regression results shown in panels A and B. 10 The first two columns show results when the second...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2129–2150.
Published: 27 September 2013
... assumption is that and follow a bivariate normal distribution with mean zero and standard deviations and , respectively, for all N observations. (Because Eq. (1) is in probit form, the standard identifying assumption that is imposed.) It is further assumed that the correlation between the two...
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Demography (1995) 32 (1): 111–131.
Published: 01 February 1995
... two-stage methods in realistically sized samples, even though the former approach offers no asymptotic justification for its calculation of standard errors. Full-Information Maximum-Likelihood (FIML) Estimator Let us define DM I ex Z p( FW, X,l (3) where is the standard normal density function...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 353–368.
Published: 01 May 2002
... are independently normally distributed with means equal to 0 and variances v 2, u 2, and e 2, respectively. The vk (k = 1, . . .,2,747) term represents unobserved family- level factors affecting y that are shared by all nk children in the kth family (whereas ujk represents unobserved traits for the jth child (j...
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Demography (1993) 30 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 February 1993
... families associated with a particular set of characteristics. The logit(pij) for a child with a particular set of characteristics is this mean logit(pij) plus a bit more if it comes from a high-risk family, or minus a bit if it comes from a low-risk family. In the logistic-normal model (Pierce and Sands...
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Demography (1997) 34 (4): 493–511.
Published: 01 November 1997
... the unmeasured family-level effect by taking advantage of the fact that part of the family effect must be shared by siblings. The bivariate tobit approach is appropri- ate when the outcome variables are jointly normally distrib- uted and subject to censoring. Like the fixed-effects approach, the bivariate tobit...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 1987
... will be inconsistent. If u is normally distributed with mean zero and variance Uuu, then it can be shown" that where <I> is the standard normal cumulative distribution function, <p the standard normal density, Uu the standard deviation of u, and z = (B - 130 - {3IIL)/Uu' An ordinary least squares estimator applied...