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Demography (1994) 31 (3): 487–507.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Ken R. Smith; Norman J. Waitzman Abstract The purpose of this paper is to examine the hypothesis that marital and poverty status interact in their effects on mortality risks beyond their main effects. This study examines the epidemiological bases for applying an additive rather than...
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Demography (2020) 57 (2): 779–797.
Published: 24 March 2020
... numbers of persons in three poverty statuses for the years 2009 and 2014. Using an estimated transition matrix that furnishes a set of cross-product ratios, the constant-α approach allows the calculation of male and female poverty status life tables for the 2009–2014 period. The results describe the time...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2327–2335.
Published: 29 October 2020
... ; Gunadi 2019 ; Pourat et al. 2014 ; Zuckerman et al. 2017 ). The noncitizen population in the United States comprises immigrants with diverse legal statuses. Although the unauthorized immigrant population receives substantial attention in political discourse and the media, lawful permanent...
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Published: 10 September 2020
Fig. 1 Female poverty rates at ages 65–85 (1994–2014), by marital status . Source: Authors’ calculations from the HRS, 1994–2014. More
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 629–648.
Published: 01 November 2004
... is a (4 × 4) joint intergenerational mobility submatrix that describes transitions across poverty statuses and family types, and 0 denotes a (4 × 4) submatrix of zeros. In this model, the intergenerational mobility rates are applied to the subvector of girls to transform them into the next generation...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1479–1498.
Published: 24 July 2012
... biological or adopted children. These new measures also allow us to identify a small number of young, disadvantaged couples who primarily reside in households of other family members, most commonly with parents. We conclude with an examination of the complex living arrangements and poverty status of American...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2249–2271.
Published: 08 November 2017
... the operation of diverse processes. First, many of these characteristics could themselves have been influenced by the migration experience. All the migrant groups moved by 1940, and the characteristics of parents and families were measured in 1940. Thus, parents could have higher occupational statuses precisely...
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 655–684.
Published: 01 April 2021
... that is much more common among the foreign-born of various statuses (reported by 16.0% of citizens, 24.9% of legal permanent residents, and 33.5% of unauthorized immigrants) than the native-born (11.7%). Thus, it appears that relative to the native-born, the foreign-born are less likely to prioritize...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2010
... relative to parents and with regard to the rising societal standards proxied by native-born non-Hispanic whites. A pro¿ le of intergenerational mobility is prepared using multiple indicators of status attainment: high school and college completion, upper white-collar occupation, poverty, and homeownership...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1881–1902.
Published: 10 September 2020
...Fig. 1 Female poverty rates at ages 65–85 (1994–2014), by marital status . Source: Authors’ calculations from the HRS, 1994–2014. ...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 107–133.
Published: 08 February 2018
... in leisure may be explained by systematic variations in education, household composition, employment, age, and race/ethnicity that exist for different marital statuses. Oaxaca-Blinder decomposes the gap in the mean of the outcome variable (leisure time) into two parts: (1) the part attributed to group...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1929–1950.
Published: 31 August 2020
... of people below the poverty line divided by the total population. This is not consistent with the U.S. Census Bureau calculation of the poverty rate, which is the number of people below the poverty line divided by the population for whom poverty status is known. As a result, our measure is lower than...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 359–392.
Published: 02 December 2011
...Deon Filmer; Kinnon Scott Abstract The use of asset indices in welfare analysis and poverty targeting is increasing, especially in cases in which data on expenditures are unavailable or hard to collect. We compare alternative approaches to welfare measurement. Our analysis shows that inferences...
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Published: 29 October 2020
Fig. 1 Predicted probability of poverty for LPRs and non-LPRs by assignment approach. Error bars show 95% confidence intervals. Each logit model includes controls for age, sex, marital status, years of education, employment status, region of birth, U.S. region of residence, insurance coverage More
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 555–578.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., especially increasing education, and increasing returns to women s educa- tion, such as better earnings and employment prospects, higher occupational statuses, and lower odds of falling into poverty (DiPrete and Buchman 2006; Schnittker 2007). Rich, intricate, and strong prosocial relationships buffer...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 361–389.
Published: 06 January 2017
.... Taking into account children’s risk of experiencing paternal incarceration, measured by the social contexts in which children are embedded (e.g., father’s residential status, poverty, neighborhood disadvantage) reveals that the consequences—across all outcomes except early juvenile delinquency—are more...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1845–1871.
Published: 23 August 2017
... and health disadvantage. Children who experience both racial/ethnic minority status and socioeconomic hardship face a double jeopardy of multiple marginalized statuses (Ferraro and Farmer 1996 ). Ethnoracial minority children are disproportionately likely to experience both short- and long-term poverty...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 675–699.
Published: 01 November 2003
... a family s income and the working status of the parents, outcomes among infants may not be subject to these same selection effects. However, because the passing of biologically determined social statuses through deleterious health behaviors may be a possibility (Conley and Bennett 2000, 2002), controlling...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 315–325.
Published: 01 August 1999
.... Assessments of living situations at one point may not reflect actual living arrangements over the longer period (usually one year) used as the basis for deter- mining poverty status. Most data sets used for examining poverty present information on household composition only at a single point. No studies have...
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Published: 08 November 2017
Fig. 3 Predicted probability of being in poverty in 2000 for children in the 1940 census, by migration status, with and without covariates. Panel a contains the results for blacks, and panel b reports the parallel findings for whites. These figures graph the predicted average values More