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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 379–392.
Published: 01 August 1970
...Edwin D. Driver Abstract This survey makes quite explicit the willingness of the social sciences and demography to initiate or expand teaching, research, and training on population policy. The disciplines now differ greatly in these activities. Of the 117 suggestions for research on policy, 41...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 189–221.
Published: 29 January 2018
... the early 2000s. To understand this growth, we construct a series of two-year panels from the 1981–2013 waves of the Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement to estimate the effect of state labor-market conditions, federal and state transfer program policy choices, and household...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 693–719.
Published: 05 April 2018
... in this comment: the process of fertility decline in the largest human population on earth and, in particular, the role of China’s birth control programs, especially the one-child policy. 3 In a recent article published in this journal, Daniel Goodkind makes an eye-catching claim: the birth control programs...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 533–535.
Published: 01 August 1974
...William J. Kelly 8 2 2011 © Population Association of America 1974 1974 Population Size Populous Side Population Policy Populous Country Military Action References Heckscher Eli F. ( 1935 ). Mercantilism; translated by Mendel Shapiro. Vols. I and II . London...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 517–524.
Published: 01 November 1973
...Gerry E. Hendershot Abstract A causal model. relating population size, economic development, military power and antinatal population policy is tested using data from 83 developing nations. The statistical findings are interpreted as supporting two hypotheses: (1) population size is a major...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2345–2370.
Published: 27 November 2018
...Junhong Chu; Haoming Liu; I. P. L. Png Abstract We exploit China’s heating policy to investigate how nonlabor income affects marriage. From the mid-1950s, the policy gave substantial subsidies to urban residents north of the Huai River. Applying geographic regression discontinuity, we find...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 247–266.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Shun Gong; Senhu Wang Abstract Despite extensively examining the effects of family policies on marriage and fertility rates, previous research has paid little attention to the process of policy implementation and has implicitly assumed that individuals are fully aware of the policy information when...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 221–246.
Published: 01 February 2022
... of national origin differences. As immigration becomes increasingly central to public debates, research that highlights the social dynamics underlying migrants' demographic behavior is becoming even more critical for informing public opinions and improving policy making ( Massey and Pren 2012 ). Fertility...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 787–812.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Marigee Bacolod; Jennifer A. Heissel; Laura Laurita; Matthew Molloy; Ryan Sullivan Abstract This study exploits changes in paid maternity leave offered by one of the United States’ largest employers, the Department of Defense, to estimate the effect of such policies on mothers' leave-taking. Since...
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 1 Distribution of family policy awareness among the treatment group More
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 2 Effects of policy information exposure on women's marital intentions, by education level More
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Published: 01 February 2022
Fig. 3 Effects of policy information exposure on men's marital intentions, by education level More
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Published: 01 April 2022
Fig. 1 Policy changes over time: total leave available to women by date of birth. The figure plots policy changes by branch—Navy/Marine Corps (MC) and Army/Air Force (AF)—based on changes from the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) and Secretary of Defense (SECDEF). More
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Demography (2011) 48 (4): 1517–1533.
Published: 16 August 2011
...Jason D. Boardman; Casey L. Blalock; Fred C. Pampel; Peter K. Hatemi; Andrew C. Heath; Lindon J. Eaves Abstract In this article, we explore the effect of public policy on the extent to which genes influence smoking desistance. Using a sample of adult twins ( n mz = 363, n dz = 233) from a large...
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Demography (2011) 48 (4): 1535–1557.
Published: 19 August 2011
...Hongbin Li; Junjian Yi; Junsen Zhang Abstract In China, the male-biased sex ratio has increased significantly. Because the one-child policy applies only to the Han Chinese but not to minorities, this unique affirmative policy allows us to identify the causal effect of the one-child policy...
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Demography (2002) 39 (4): 617–637.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Magnus Lofstrom; Frank D. Bean Abstract Researchers infrequently have focused on assessing the degree to which the changes in welfare policy legislated during the 1990s have affected immigrants’ receipt of welfare. Using data from the March Current Population Survey, we analyze the contribution...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 171–189.
Published: 01 February 2003
... Approach to Development Policy . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press . Edin K. ( 1995 ). Single Mothers and Child Support: The Possibilities and Limits of Child-Support Policy . Children and Youth Services Review , 17 ( 1–2 ), 203 – 30 . 10.1016/0190-7409(95)00009-2 Folk...
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Demography (2002) 39 (3): 557–572.
Published: 01 August 2002
...M. Giovanna Merli; Herbert L. Smith Abstract Has China’s strict one-child policy been successful in changing fertility preferences? Using linked data from surveys conducted in four counties of northern China in 1991 and 1994, we compare reproductive behavior against prior fertility preferences...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 21–32.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Rosemary Santana Cooney; Jiali Li Abstract This research analyzes how type of household registration, which reflects the degree of government control, affects compliance with China’s “one child” policy for women at risk during the first decade of implementation. Although socioeconomic and cultural...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 429–438.
Published: 01 November 1982
...John F. Kantner 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1982 1982 Rapid Population Growth Population Policy Vital Registration United Nation System Inventive Exploita References Holden Constance ( 1982 ). Statistics Suffering Under Reagan . Science...