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Demography (2017) 54 (3): 1147–1173.
Published: 11 April 2017
... of overlapping and blurred phases (Elman 2011 ; Shanahan 2000 ). In particular, although it made sense at one time to conceptualize the “student-to-worker” transition in the former way—that is, “individuals severed their participation in formal schooling [prior to assuming] other adult roles...
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Published: 24 February 2016
Fig. 2 Trends in labor force participation for those with a high school diploma or less More
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Fig. 3 Trends in labor force participation for those with a high school diploma or less, by race More
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Demography (2007) 44 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 February 2007
...David K. Evans; Edward Miguel Abstract AIDS deaths could have a major impact on economic development by affecting the human capital accumulation of the next generation. We estimate the impact of parent death on primary school participation using an unusual five-year panel data set of over 20,000...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 31–53.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Lisa A. Gennetian; Leonard M. Lopoo; Andrew S. London Abstract We examine how changes in maternal work hours affect adolescent children’s school participation and performance outcomes using data from interviews in 1998 and 2001 with approximately 1,700 women who, in May 1995, were welfare-reliant...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1917–1927.
Published: 05 October 2015
... programs succeeded in reducing gender and socioeconomic inequalities in school attainment among a sample of the rural poor in Bangladesh. Multivariate analyses find that targeted stipend programs helped to reduce the gender attainment gap. Females had an increased probability of participating in stipend...
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Demography (2015) 52 (2): 455–483.
Published: 04 March 2015
... relationship between household income instability, as measured by intrayear income change, and adolescent school behavior outcomes using a nationally representative sample of households with adolescents from the Survey of Income and Program Participation 2004 panel. We find an unfavorable relationship between...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 2022
... urban, suburban, and rural locales. Source: Elementary School Operating Status database, Wave 1. Mothers' labor force participation in the United States declined significantly during the pandemic and has recovered more slowly than fathers' employment ( Bauer 2021 ; Landivar et al. 2020...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1139–1161.
Published: 01 August 2023
... from the 1972 raising of the school-leaving age in England and Wales. This reform increased the minimum secondary school‒leaving age from 15 to 16 years. Cognitive function outcomes were measured when participants were aged 48 to 60. Using a fuzzy regression discontinuity design, I show that remaining...
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Demography (1972) 9 (1): 173–185.
Published: 01 February 1972
... rates between better and less educated women, in some instances reversing the traditional pattern of higher labor force rates for less educated women. This convergence reflects primarily an extraordinary in-crease in labor force participation for women with at least twelve years of school at all stages...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 671–694.
Published: 01 November 2009
... educational success through its in uence on school participation, performance, and success, as well as individual and family expectations for future attainment. Although social and biological processes likely interact to link health to social status, in this article, I investigate potential social mediators...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 February 2009
... scale was developed to code high school senior class yearbook photographs of WLS participants for relative body mass (RBM). Our analyses show that although imperfect, the RBM scale is reliable (α = .91) and meets several criteria of validity as a measure of body mass. Measured at ages 17–18...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S111–S130.
Published: 01 March 2010
... an integrated approach to the study of death and bereavement and an innovative use of high school yearbook photographs to capture information about health in early life of its participants. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2010 2010 Serotonin Transporter Facial Attractiveness...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1233–1247.
Published: 01 August 2022
... fathers marginally increased their caregiving responsibilities compared to mothers, but not in activities that parents tend to rate as more stressful or intensive, such as supervising children's schooling and multitasking at work. The estimates provide clear evidence of the unequal caregiving burden...
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Demography (2008) 45 (3): 619–639.
Published: 01 August 2008
... and generally receive similar returns to years of schooling completed. Immigrants also receive substantial returns to acculturation, measured as age at arrival and English language skill. These results cast doubt on the strong version of segmented labor market theory, in which low-skill immigrants...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2155–2178.
Published: 25 November 2014
... unemployed are three times more likely to move in with other people. Moving into shared living arrangements in response to unemployment is not evenly spread across the distribution of educational attainment: it is most prevalent among individuals with less than a high school diploma and those with at least...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 73–99.
Published: 23 February 2011
... into the migrant family-member population, thus accounting for a potentially serious source of bias. The results suggest that youth in migrant-sending families are less likely to complete the educational transitions leading up to postsecondary school and have a lower probability of participating in the local...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2253–2277.
Published: 02 December 2019
... distribution. Although the narrowing of the racial gap among high school graduates is in itself a positive development, it unfortunately derives primarily from the deteriorating economic position for whites without a college degree rather than an improvement in economic standing of their black counterparts...
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Fig. 5 Gender gap in parents' probability of labor force participation by average share of time in in-person schooling. Linear probability models used fixed effects for state and year to account for unobserved state characteristics and overall labor force shifts between 2019 and 2020. Results More
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 163–180.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Bhargava A. ( 2005 ). AIDS Epidemic and the Psychological Well-being and School Participation of Ethiopian Orphans . Psychology, Health and Medicine , 10 , 263 – 75 . 10.1080/13548500412331334181 Bicego G. , Rutstein S. , & Johnson K. ( 2003 ). Dimensions of the Emerging...