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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 451–465.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Kazuo Yamaguchi Abstract Through mathematical deductions, this article shows certain macro-demographic consequences of individually employed male-preferring stopping rules in childbearing. It is shown that male-preferring stopping rules generate differences between boys and girls in birth order...
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 523–534.
Published: 01 November 1979
... single-valued statement of number of children wanted; it is a more fine-grained measure reflecting the respondent’s utility for children as evidenced by her entire preference order. The scales are found to be consistently predictive of fertility over the 15-year prospective period, net of a number...
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Demography (2020) 57 (6): 2113–2141.
Published: 16 October 2020
...Brian C. Thiede; Matthew Hancock; Ahmed Kodouda; James Piazza Abstract Changes in fertility patterns are hypothesized to be among the many second-order consequences of armed conflict, but expectations about the direction of such effects are theoretically ambiguous. Prior research, from a range...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 587–611.
Published: 01 November 1974
... associated with differential fertility. Their potential both as independent and dependent variables in research is discussed. 26 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1974 1974 Family Size Married Woman Preference Order Preference Scale Scale Question References Andrews...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 382–409.
Published: 01 March 1968
... reproductive value” of the individuals in the various ageintervals in a population, and we show why the indices presented here. are preferable to a related index presented earlier by R. A. Fisher and P. H. Leslie. In order to follow the major part of the present exposition, the reader will need only...
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 395–418.
Published: 01 August 2003
... some balance in sex composition. However, the preference for sons persists, and boys who were born after multiple daughters have the best possible outcomes. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2003 2003 Development Review Proximate Determinant Order Logit Model National...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 349–360.
Published: 01 August 1970
...H. Majumdar; Mindel C. Sheps Abstract In order to study distributions of fecundability, Potter and Parker fitted a Pearson Type I geometric distribution (with parameters a and b ) to data from the Princeton Fertility Study. They, and subsequently other authors, estimated a and b from the observed...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 477–490.
Published: 01 June 1966
... was similar to others found widely in developing countries. There appeared to be unexpectedly few children under two years of age and more children aged three years than any other single age. In order to investigate such age reporting, and in the hope of being able to provide some kind of correction...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 388–396.
Published: 01 March 1967
..., the GAF studies have been significant in that one government agency provided the funds for the National Fertility Survey of 1965, which was essentially a third round of the GAF studies, and another government agency is considering the institution of regular surveys of the GAF type in order to provide...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 195–209.
Published: 01 May 1970
..., husband present women who are under the age of sixty. The methods of analysis used include the comparison of employment rates among subpopulations and a dummy variable regression technique. Aspects of family composition studied include age of the youngest child (in single years in order to determine...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1931–1956.
Published: 09 September 2019
... was observed among Gabbra pastoralists in Kenya, where older sons had much higher reproductive success than younger sons, but daughters’ reproduction was not much influenced by birth order (Mace 1996 ). This preference for earlier-born sons may also manifest in the allocation of work to younger sons where...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1135–1153.
Published: 14 November 2012
... multiple children in stable unions. Multipartner fertility, on the other hand, is positively associated with both disadvantage and advantage: higher-order birth risks with a new partner are more prevalent among men with low as well as high socioeconomic status. An intervening factor among disadvantaged men...
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Demography (1979) 16 (3): 377–388.
Published: 01 August 1979
... the respondent rank orders or makes pair comparisons among a number of alterna- tive family compositions (e.g., "Would you rather have 3 boys and I girl or I boy Determining the Impact of Sex Preferences on Fertility 381 and 3 girls in your completed family Based on the rankings each respondent is assigned...
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Published: 19 February 2011
Fig. 7 Expected children by sex under different fertility policies and son preference assumptions a Assumes all parents have as many children as allowed under regulations and have full access to sex selection. Figures on upper diagram show the contribution of sons and daughters (by birth order More
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Published: 19 February 2011
Fig. 7 Expected children by sex under different fertility policies and son preference assumptions a Assumes all parents have as many children as allowed under regulations and have full access to sex selection. Figures on upper diagram show the contribution of sons and daughters (by birth order More
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Published: 19 February 2011
Fig. 7 Expected children by sex under different fertility policies and son preference assumptions a Assumes all parents have as many children as allowed under regulations and have full access to sex selection. Figures on upper diagram show the contribution of sons and daughters (by birth order More
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 27–37.
Published: 01 February 1981
...)explicitly identifies risky deci- sion points using both psychological and behavioral intention measures. The psy- chological measure is a rank ordering of family composition preferences (as in Coombs et al., 1975) and the behavioral measure is the respondent's intended fer- tility stopping rule-the set...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 February 1975
... allows the respondent to program married at least once (N = 750); her own way through a sequence of and paired comparisons which characterize, (4) women 31 or more years of age to some degree, her preference ordering (N = 975). among a number of possible parities. Unfolding theory is then applied...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 341–359.
Published: 01 August 1987
... to have preferences regarding the distribution of expected quality outcomes among their children. These preferences relate to the trade-off between equity and productivity, or to what extent parents are willing that their children have lower aggregate expected quality in order to assure more equal...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 595–619.
Published: 13 March 2019
... regressions. 5 We prefer ordered logistic models throughout our study because parity-specific marginal effects are straightforward to calculate. We present the results of Poisson regressions in the online appendix (see Table A3 ) because these models are used in many other studies (Baudin 2015 ; Booth...
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