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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Franklin D. Wilson Abstract This article focuses on components of change in out-migration and destination-propensity rates of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas. The results indicate that changes in subgroup-specific rates were the driving force behind the changing patterns between and within...
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Demography (1985) 22 (2): 223–243.
Published: 01 May 1985
...William H. Frey 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1985 1985 Central City Household Type Propensity Rate Selectivity Pattern Origin Mover References Abu-Lughod J. , & Foley M. M. ( 1960 ). Consumer Strategies . In N. N. Foote , J...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 571–588.
Published: 01 November 1978
... Mobility Rate Propensity Rate Movement Stream Labor Market Area References Brown , L. A. , & Moore , E. G. ( 1970 ). The Intra-Urban Migration Process: A Perspective . Geografiska Annaler , 52B , 1 – 13 . Butler , Edgar W. , Chapin , F. S. , Hemmens , G. C...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 211–228.
Published: 01 May 1987
... of this hypothesis. First, it seems reasonable to assurne that changes in the migration and destination propensity rates for metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas should be in a direction that would be consistent with the equilibrium hypothesis. For example, if Wardwell's (1977) assertion that the turnaround...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 March 1968
... at the beginning and at the end of a one-year migration period. Previous studies have focused on employment status at the end of the migration period to isolate the pattern of higher retrospective migration rates for the unemployed. Similar results obtain for prospective migration propensity, when employment...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 183–208.
Published: 21 January 2015
... ) and women ( W jl ) with given characteristics randomly encounter each other at equal rates, then higher propensities to marry (α ijkl ) indicate that higher rates of such encounters are likely to result in marriage (Qian and Preston 1993 :483). Details on Schoen’s harmonic mean function, data...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 177–185.
Published: 01 May 2001
... statistics indicate that West Indians, with the exception of men who arrived as adults, are more likely than African Americans to have white partners. After the introduction of controls for several correlates of intermarriage, however, West Indian men of any generation have lower exogamy rates than African...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 183–209.
Published: 22 January 2011
... words, the benefits of migration for the medium propensity group merely serve to narrow the gap between the medium and the high propensity group. It is important to keep in mind, however, the potential role of mortality selection in these results. Higher rates of mortality among the medium propensity...
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Demography (1997) 34 (2): 213–223.
Published: 01 May 1997
...). In 1970/1971, this was salient mostly among those ages 30-44 and 45-64, bringing their migration propensities to migrate closer to those of their white counter- parts. Even so, Jews aged 30 and over still displayed higher levels of five-year interstate migration. In 1990 the migration rates for the Jewish...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 813–833.
Published: 13 May 2019
... is a household public good and that family members share childcare and related domestic duties. The incentive to share children’s companionship is affected by son preference, whereas the economic motive of labor division hinges on the potential wage rate of the mother. Both channels play important roles...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 373–388.
Published: 01 May 2007
... States. These results also add to the debate over school vouchers and ability grouping because social multipliers imply changes in school-wide rates of sexual behavior with moderate changes in school-body composition. In this way, school vouchers and ability grouping might exacerbate the situation...
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Demography (1981) 18 (2): 201–216.
Published: 01 May 1981
... propensities of the observed population with that of the model. When discrete age intervals are used, the two-sex consistency condition is given by equation (14) which equates observed and model population rates calculated using the harmonic means of the number of persons in the relevant male and female age...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Zhenchao Qian Abstract Data from the U.S. Census and Current Population Survey are used to examine trends in the propensity to marry or to cohabit by the age and educational attainment of potential partners. Marriage rates declined sharply across all age and educational combinations between 1970...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 931–956.
Published: 30 June 2011
... their predicted birth hazard rate, which shares the desirable properties of a propensity score but in a multivalued treatment setting. I find that eventual mothers and matched nonmothers enter college at the same rate, but their educational paths diverge well before the former become pregnant. This pre-pregnancy...
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Demography (1983) 20 (4): 461–489.
Published: 01 November 1983
... to determine the net number who have changed their ethnic self-identification between censuses. The method establishes relative differences in the propensity to reidentify ethnically among 26 Soviet ethnic groups. Many small ethnic groups in European Russia are found to have very high estimated rates of ethnic...
Published: 08 January 2018
Fig. 3 Estimated hazard rates of marital and nonmarital first birth by student loan debt and years since college graduation, weighted by propensity score. Results are adjusted for marginal treatment effects More
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 415–420.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Nicholas H. Wolfinger Abstract I use data from the 1973-1996 NORC General Social Survey to examine trends in the intergenerational transmission of divorce. the propensity for the children of divorce to end their own marriages. The rate of divorce transmission declined by almost 50% in the study...
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Demography (1997) 34 (4): 481–491.
Published: 01 November 1997
... Province may be somewhat atypical, they suggest that the fertility of temporary migrants is not mainly responsible for the rise in China's birth rate in the mid-1980s. If anything, migration tended to lower the propensity to have a child, probably be- cause some migration in the past resulted...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 509–519.
Published: 01 November 1988
..., divorce, fertility, and child custody; headship rates for families have remained relatively stable. Increases in single-person and other nonfamily households are due to increases in the size of the unmarried, childless population and to the aging of this population. Increasing propensities to live alone...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 971–991.
Published: 18 January 2013
... increases in female educational attainment and female employment rates. However, I find little evidence that women who do marry match to men who are younger or less educated than themselves. 7 12 2012 18 1 2013 © Population Association of America 2013 2013 Migration Mexico Fertility...
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