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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 261–270.
Published: 01 May 1971
...Nancy Phillips Abstract This report presents data on the prevalence of tubal ligations, vasectomies and remedial sterilizing operations among white couples, with wife aged 20–54, who subscribe to a pre-paid medical care program and live in a suburban area near San Francisco. Contraceptive...
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Demography (1990) 27 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 May 1990
..." subgroups more completely. They question the technical and operational feasibility of statistical adjustment (that it can produce better population estimates than the census in a timely manner) and worry that adjustment will both compete with essential census operations for resources and undermine public...
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Demography (1986) 23 (4): 473–487.
Published: 01 November 1986
... and exhibited an unfortunate penchant for reaching the expected conclusions a little too quickly. Nevertheless, they were recognized as persuasive and were left largely unchallenged. For a problem to be worthy of attention, there must be a possibility of a remedy, if only partial. Further, to be acceptable...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 179–183.
Published: 01 February 1990
... for dispute. We agree that there certainly are many arbitrary statistical operations that can generate higher upper bounds and many others that can generate lower bounds than those obtained within the CPA framework. Indeed, David et al. (1988, p. 173) stated explicitly and proved that the CPA lower bound...
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 293–301.
Published: 01 May 1991
... on the Calculation of Mortality Rates at Very High Ages Ansley J. Coale Office of Population Research Princeton University Shaomin Li AT&T Business Operations Analysis Basking Ridge, NJ When mortality rates by age are calculated from recorded deaths and enumerated populations, rates at higher ages are typically...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 475–487.
Published: 01 November 1998
... . Becker , G. ( 1957 ). The Economics of Discrimination . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Beller , A. ( 1984 ). Trends in Occupational Segregation bySex and Race, 1960–1981 . In B. Reskin (Ed.), Sex Segregation in the Workplace: Trends, Explanations, and Remedies (pp...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 378–392.
Published: 01 June 1966
... of Census Operations, Govern- ment of Maharashtra.! who prepared special tables on migrants in Greater Bombay from the 1961 Census of India. The detailed results of analysis of these data are being published as a research monograph of the Centre." The present paper summarizes the major substantive...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 February 1971
...! There is a sublime harmony between man as an individual and man col- lectively considered. Private and public feelings, our love of ourselves and of all that is nearest to us, and our love of our country and our species, all operate to the same end. . . . Through the theories of Mr. Malthus, we were learning...
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Demography (1977) 14 (1): 121–129.
Published: 01 February 1977
... are in a new ball game, and the comfortable sta- bility gained from experience with past errors and conventional products and methods of producing the latter is now overshadowed by the need to gain at least an appreciation for the new technical oper- ating environment and the development of some competency...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1895–1931.
Published: 27 September 2014
... things.’” Previous research concerning the resource dilution hypothesis has been limited in operationalizing these three types of resources. The most comprehensive work to date has operationalized household resources with indexes for the presence of particular types of educational objects in the home...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 531–539.
Published: 01 March 1965
... conditions which could definitely be remedied by proper governmental action. These causes were placed in one class. Other causes of abortion were considered to' result from social conditions which might possibly be removed by appropriate government ac- tion. These were placed in a second class. Causes...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 429–438.
Published: 01 November 1982
... birth rates the next 10 years in- volved only mopping up operations-the significant battles having been won. Heady times those, and something in it for everyone-the activist, the scholar, the foundation officer, the globe-circling consultant, the wait-listed government official. World conferences...
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Demography (1964) 1 (1): 56–73.
Published: 01 March 1964
... de poblicaón. Latent Root Matrix Operator Intrinsic Rate Population Projection Ordinary Method References 1. Leslie, P. H. “On the Use of Matrices in Certain Population Mathematics,” Biometrika , Vol. 33, pp. 184 ff. 2. Bernardelli, Harro. “Population Waves,” Journal...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1607–1630.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and 1841. This finding supports the presence of a Malthusian preventive check operating in pre-Famine Ireland and therefore goes against the belief that the famine was a positive check caused by the absence of a preventive one. The enduring appeal of the Malthusian model lies in its simplicity...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 571–590.
Published: 01 November 1973
.... These remedies were not prescribed only for blacks, but the author did not hesitate to express his trepidation as he contemplated racial mongrelization, the curse of South America. "The colored races are pressing the white race most urgently," Rice wrote, "and this pressure may be expected to increase" (Rice...
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Demography (2005) 42 (1): 51–73.
Published: 01 February 2005
... in remaining in a safe and prosperous neighborhood. Because the Gautreaux program was a court-ordered desegregation remedy, families had to be willing to move to census tracts with 30% or fewer black residents. But despite the program's initial goal of moving families to integrated neighborhoods, a significant...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 229–244.
Published: 01 May 1987
...) (12) The estimation of equations (1012) in conjunction with equations (13) allows a more refined understanding of the mechanisms through which an input operates. For instance, evidence suggests (see above) that abortion and family planning will have their primary impact on birth outcomes by reducing...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1653–1676.
Published: 28 July 2017
... of neighborhood effects, these effects may also be transmitted through several other potentially powerful pathways. Thus, theory and prior research additionally suggest a significant direct effect of neighborhood context on academic achievement that does not operate through differential exposures to school...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 553–574.
Published: 01 August 2009
... this is operationalized as time spent in different family types (Björklund et al. 2007; Björklund and Sundström 2006; Ermisch and Francesconi 2001; Ginther and Pollak 2004; Hao and Xie 2001). For example, if parents separate when one child is 8 years old and the other child is 6, the younger sib- ling can be said to have...
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Demography (1980) 17 (4): 379–393.
Published: 01 November 1980
... equity. 391 NOTES I All males, not just household heads, who met the eligibility criteria were included in the analysis. 2 These variables were operationalized as follows. Father's earnings is not directly available in the PSID data. However, father's occupation (coded in 10categories) when...