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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 281–313.
Published: 18 December 2014
...Moussa Bougma; Thomas K. LeGrand; Jean-François Kobiané Abstract As evidenced in Western rich countries, Asia, and Latin America, lower fertility allows couples to invest more in each of their children’s schooling. This postulate is the key rationale of family planning policies in sub-Saharan...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1389–1421.
Published: 07 June 2018
... degree of union instability. In this study, we use the Harmonized Histories to provide a rich, descriptive account of union instability among couples who have had a child together in the United States and several European countries. First, we compare within-country differences between cohabiting...
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Demography (2011) 48 (4): 1377–1400.
Published: 01 November 2011
... rich panel data with a large sample size. Cross-country estimates have proven even more difficult because the measures of SES need to be comparable internationally. We present an alternative method for acquiring information on differential survival by SES. Rather than using observations of actual...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1513–1542.
Published: 25 August 2015
..., race, age at arrival in the United States, and human capital. For example, controlling a rich set of human capital and demographic characteristics, some migrants—such as those from South Africa/Zimbabwe and Cape Verde, who typically enter on employment visas—earn substantial premiums relative to other...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 993–1012.
Published: 04 December 2012
... the rich and poor upon arrival to the United States. 24 10 2012 4 12 2012 © Population Association of America 2012 2012 Immigrants Socioeconomic status Gradient BMI Obesity The U.S. population has experienced dramatic increases in overweight and obesity rates over...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 647–669.
Published: 01 November 2009
...-mortality countries of the world, supplementing recent findings on the effects of the Great Chinese Famine. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2009 2009 Birth Cohort Congenital Malformation Average Height Rich Country Adult Height References Bogin B. ( 2001...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1031–1058.
Published: 01 August 2023
... of immigrant parents, whose parents often have moderate absolute levels of education relative to native-born parents but tend to be positively selected on education relative to nonmigrants in the origin country. Using rich administrative data from Norway, we study the educational careers of immigrant...
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 631–654.
Published: 01 April 2021
... of emigration. Between 2009 and 2014, Southern European countries suffered from harsh economic instability, which triggered a sharp drop in fertility and a spike in emigration. We focus on Italy, exploiting the richness of the Italian Administrative Registry of Italians Residing Abroad (AIRE), which records...
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Demography (2020) 57 (2): 705–726.
Published: 20 March 2020
...JooHee Han Abstract A rich literature has documented the negative association between dark skin tone and many dimensions of U.S.-born Americans’ life chances. Despite the importance of both skin tone and immigration in the American experience, few studies have explored the effect of skin tone...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1453–1476.
Published: 13 September 2016
... of economic, environmental, and social factors in Mexico over two decades. Pairing origin and destination states and controlling for a rich structure of fixed effects, we find that income positively impacts migration outflows, especially for Mexican states of origin with a recent migration history and for low...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1335–1357.
Published: 01 October 2023
... on the MMA using a rich, unique dataset from France. This dataset contains information on pensioners from France's largest pension fund who receive lifelong annuities based on contributions accumulated while working in France. These annuities are not contingent on residing in a particular country; pensioners...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 61–98.
Published: 15 January 2020
... comprehensive evidence on the multidimensional short- and longer-run effects of starting universal childcare earlier using a fuzzy discontinuity in the age at starting childcare in Germany. Combining rich survey and administrative data, we follow one cohort from age 6 to 15 and examine standardized cognitive...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 803–826.
Published: 17 October 2012
.... data sets. We show that even in a rich developed country, these experiences are quite common, affecting between 5 % and 8 % of the children with one or more siblings in our two data sets. We then show that these experiences are associated with important reductions in years of schooling as well...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1665–1673.
Published: 01 December 2023
... poverty and changes in child poverty in rich countries since 1990 (Innocenti Working Paper, No. 2005-02). Florence, Italy : UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre . Creamer J. , Shrider E. A. , Burns K. , & Chen F. ( 2022 ). Poverty in the United States: 2021 (Current...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 537–553.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., 2005 . ( 2004 ). New York : The United Nations Children’s Fund . Child Poverty in Rich Countries, 2005 . ( 2005 ). Florence : UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre . Demography, Volume 45-Number 3, August 2008: 537 553 537 C CHILD POVERTY AND CHANGES IN CHILD POVERTY* WEN-HAO CHEN AND MILES...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S151–S172.
Published: 01 March 2010
... four poor countries (India, Indonesia, Kenya, and the Philippines) and four rich countries ( Finland, Japan, Sweden, and the United States). The values for each country are cross- sectional values for a single year rather than cohort data, which is important to keep in mind in any interpretation...
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Demography (2016) 53 (2): 393–418.
Published: 24 February 2016
... and Family , 59 , 582 – 594 . 10.2307/353947 . Men adrift: Badly educated men in rich countries have not adapted well to trade, technology, or feminism . ( 2015 , May 30 ). The Economist . Retrieved from http://www.economist.com/news/essays/21649050-badly-educated-men-rich-countries-have...
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Demography (1973) 10 (4): 507–515.
Published: 01 November 1973
... of life and gross reproduction rates, the cor- relation was - .80. For the underde- veloped countries with high GRR's and low E's, the correlation was - .82; for the lower-income European countries, it was -.74. However, for the rich Euro- pean and overseas countries, the cor- relation was only - .56...
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Demography (1977) 14 (1): 105–120.
Published: 01 February 1977
... market in urban economies." at stake, that these rights may be in con- Although Ronald G. Ridker (Vol. 2, p. flict one with the other, or that rights to 39) warns that reduction in resource con- fertility and nuptiality may conflict with sumption by rich countries will not auto- obligations to eco...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 607–627.
Published: 01 November 2004
... T.M. ( 2003 ). Poor Kids in a Rich Country: America’s Children in Comparative Perspective . New York : Russell Sage Foundation . Sandberg J.F. , & Hofferth S.L. ( 2001 ). Changes in Children’s Time With Parents: United States, 1981–1997 . Demography , 38 , 423 – 36...