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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1979–2004.
Published: 21 November 2016
... controlling for grandmother fixed effects as well as indicators for second generation’s birth weight. Despite their higher socioeconomic status, third-generation children of second-generation intermarried Hispanic women are more likely to have poor health at birth, even after I account for second-generation...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 689–718.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... The baseline IV estimate indicates that a woman who marries young is 31 percentage points more likely to live in poverty when she is older. Similarly, a woman who drops out of school is 11 percentage points more likely to be poor. The results are robust to a variety of alternative specifications and estimation...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 223–240.
Published: 01 May 2006
... characteristics. These results are interpreted in a policy environment that increasingly views marriage as an economic panacea for low-income women and their children. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2006 2006 Poor Woman Union Transition Partner Characteristic Fragile Family...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 846–854.
Published: 01 June 1968
... revulsion for sins of the flesh. "Why should the poor woman have to be taught to sin without conoeiving.v-! The sexual freedom it might bring the woman would be intolerable. as "The mother becomes sterile at will He sees the "American woman-colored, mestizo, indian, mulatto, etc." being used in Brazil...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2097–2117.
Published: 25 September 2018
...: Survey-weighted percentages from analytic sample of Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2014–2016 % CI Poor Health 17.12 [8.27,8.31] Gender Identity  Cisgender man 47.68 [47.40,47.95]  Cisgender woman 51.82 [51.54,52.09]  Transgender man 0.25 [0.22,0.29...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 569–587.
Published: 01 November 1972
...Judith Blake; Prithwis Das Gupta Abstract Explicit policy to control fertility in the United States to date has focussed on the “unmet need” for contraceptive services in 1966 among an estimated five million poor and near-poor women. This paper reestimates the number of women in need...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 293–307.
Published: 01 May 2006
... are sometimes worse off than those who are poor. When the experience of violence adversely impacts a particular health outcome, it does so whether the woman is poor or not. For these health outcomes at least, the negative effect of having experienced violence extends across the poverty-wealth barrier...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 267–282.
Published: 01 May 2001
... survey conducted in 1993, shortly before the groups were formed, and in 1995 after interventions began. Our findings show that although demographic and socioeconomic characteristics have only a weak relationship to the decision to join a program, the treatment that a woman receives from her husband...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1357–1382.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of reporting poor SRH than do heterosexual men. Table 2 Logistic regression odds ratios of poor self-rated health a Model 1 Model 2 Model 3 Model 4 Model 5 Model 6 Sexual Orientation by Gender (ref. = heterosexual man)  Heterosexual woman 1.08 ** 1.02 0.87 *** 1.05 * 1.02...
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Demography (1986) 23 (4): 621–631.
Published: 01 November 1986
... that widowhood itself increases the risk of being poor for women (U .S. Bureau of the Census 1984). The recent availability of several longitudinal data sets has encouraged the analyses of poverty dynamics; these studies find considerable movement into and out of poverty across all marital states for both...
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Demography (2004) 41 (3): 529–545.
Published: 01 August 2004
... of poor households, the proportion of households with more than one ever-married woman aged 13 49, and the proportion of Muslim households in a district. There are considerable differences in the social, economic, cultural, political, and even ecological aspects within Indian states (Malhotra, Vanneman...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1819–1843.
Published: 10 July 2013
... (DFID) review (Duvendack et al. 2011 ) concluded that there is a near absence of evidence either for or against the effect of microcredit. On one hand, Pitt and Khandker ( 1998 ) and Khandker ( 2005 ) conducted quasi-experimental studies and argued that there are significant benefits for the poor...
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Demography (2001) 38 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 2001
... Wealthier experimental area .29 .45 .43 .49 Poor comparison area .15 .34 .08 .27 Wealthier comparison area .09 .29 .11 .31 N 7,096 2,518 Woman-Rounds of Observations 82,203 11,079 Proportion Adopting Contraceptive by Round 28 .37 3. This estimate is calculated by using 1981 and 1991 census...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1319–1350.
Published: 29 September 2016
..., a woman’s chance of being a first wife increases by 36.3 % to 62.4 % if, at the time of the wedding, the husband perceived her parents to be rich in comparison with perceiving them as being poor. Wealth is often strongly and positively associated with prestige and respect, and marrying a woman from...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 433–438.
Published: 01 March 1968
... 27,200 2,540,500 USE-EFFECTIVENESS We have pointed out the obstacles that were encountered in emphasizing the rhythm method and the demands that our attempts to counter those obstacles made upon follow-up and investment. Now let us compare oral contraceptives to the rhythm method for 100 years of woman...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 405–414.
Published: 01 August 1988
... is included in the constant term. The sign of the coefficients on the time variables indicates whether individuals who survive to that year face a lower (negative) or higher (positive) risk of becoming poor than in the excluded year. The total risk of becoming poor when a woman is a widow is the combined...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 99–112.
Published: 01 February 1973
... stretches out the period of tem- porary postpartum sterility and poor health and diet aet to reduce fecundity. Here, a woman who accepts at one month postparturn stands a good chance of ter- minating use before or shortly after the protection of the deviee is needed. De- layed insertion, on the other hand...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 519–535.
Published: 01 November 1990
... Black Woman Economic Opportunity Teen Mother Teen Birth Welfare Receipt References Anderson , E. ( 1989 ). Sex Codes and Family Life Among Poor Inner City Youths . Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science , 501 , 59 – 78 . 10.1177/0002716289501001004...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 679–684.
Published: 01 November 1973
... after parturition as "un- wanted" was unwanted at the time of conception or even during the course of gestation. They overlook entirely that there are many postpartum reasons for a woman coming to regard a pregnancy as having been ill-advised: the child is one more of the wrong sex; the child has some...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 1069–1099.
Published: 22 March 2014
... of primary (but not processed) products. Given these challenges, survey researchers often disregard subsistence activities, resulting in large underestimates of women’s economic activity in poor settings (Langsten and Salem 2008 ). Despite disagreement over what to include as economic activities, many...
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