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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 623–647.
Published: 01 August 2007
... relationship by estimating the linkages among flows into and out of marriage, work effort, and wage rates. The estimates are based on National Longitudinal Survey of Youth panel data, covering 23 years of marital and labor market outcomes, and control for unobserved heterogeneity. We estimate marriage effects...
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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 (1983) 20 (2): 147–161.
Published: 01 May 1983
... importance of variations in relative income and female wage rates in explaining the fluctuations in both fertility and female labor supply. The results suggest that relative income exerts a significant positive effect on fertility and a negative effect on female work effort. However, female wage rates appear...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 177–197.
Published: 01 May 1979
... depend on husband’s wage rate or wife’s education or potential wage rate. This indicates that many microeconomic models of fertility have been seriously misspecified. The paper also compares results from static and dynamic models, explores possible problems due to simultaneity bias, investigates...
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Published: 29 January 2018
Fig. 2 Trends in employment, wages, and benefit replacement rates More
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 219–232.
Published: 01 May 1999
... performing house-work, and monetary transfers to noncoresident elderly parents. We focus on the effects of wage rates and parental characteristics on the allocation decisions of adult children and their households concerning these four demands. We find that households with individuals earning high wages rely...
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Demography (1991) 28 (3): 333–351.
Published: 01 August 1991
... likely to have young children, to be employed, and to use nonrelative forms of child care. A multivariate analysis reveals that rising wage rates and changes in household structure are important determinants of these upward trends. Further analysis reveals a considerable amount of movement each year...
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Demography (1974) 11 (4): 613–627.
Published: 01 November 1974
... is used as a proxy for income; the “price” of a child is accounted for by wife’s education and wife’s wage rate. Other important variables are wife’s age, a measure of child “quality,” wife’s age at first birth, and child mortality. The findings of the study tend to lend support to the economic theory...
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Published: 20 September 2012
Fig. 3 Population, vital rates, and real wages: Northern Italy, 1650–1881. Panels A–D present time-series plots of population (000,000), crude birth rate, crude death rate, and real wage, respectively. Both vital rate series are expressed per thousand of population, and the real wage series More
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Published: 04 May 2020
Fig. 2 Vital rates (left axis) and real wage (right axis): Germany, 1730–1870. Sources : Vital rates: section B of the online appendix; original sources are Fertig et al. ( 2018 :31–33) and Pfister and Fertig ( 2010 ). Real wage from Pfister ( 2017 : supporting information S3, 2018 More
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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 May 1973
... © Population Association of America 1973 1973 Wage Rate Market Wage Economic Determinant Female Wage Taste Variation References Becker , Gary S. ( 1960 ). National Bureau of Economic Research An Economic Analysis of Fertility Demographic and Economic Change in Developed...
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Demography (1984) 21 (2): 171–183.
Published: 01 May 1984
.... The findings also provide evidence of the interdependence of fertility and employment, with young children increasing rates of employment exits and with high wages on ajob decreasing rates ofleaving a job because of a pregnancy. Finally, involuntary employment terminations are examined, and their transition...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 311–332.
Published: 20 September 2012
...Fig. 3 Population, vital rates, and real wages: Northern Italy, 1650–1881. Panels A–D present time-series plots of population (000,000), crude birth rate, crude death rate, and real wage, respectively. Both vital rate series are expressed per thousand of population, and the real wage series...
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Demography (1973) 10 (1): 85–98.
Published: 01 February 1973
... of living has been attained. 26 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1973 1973 Wage Rate Saving Rate Birth Control Program Trade Effect Secondary Sector References Benitez Zenteno , Raul , & Acevedo , Gustavo Cabrera ( 1966 ). Proyecciones de la Poblacion...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 1145–1170.
Published: 04 May 2020
...Fig. 2 Vital rates (left axis) and real wage (right axis): Germany, 1730–1870. Sources : Vital rates: section B of the online appendix; original sources are Fertig et al. ( 2018 :31–33) and Pfister and Fertig ( 2010 ). Real wage from Pfister ( 2017 : supporting information S3, 2018...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 415–427.
Published: 01 August 1988
... 1988 Wage Rate Logit Model Child Support Mixed Logit Model Conditional Logit Model References Allison , P. D. ( 1982 ). Discrete time methods for the analysis of event histories . In S. Lchnhardt (Ed.), Sociological Methodology (pp. 64 – 98 ). San Francisco...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 287–299.
Published: 01 May 1989
... economic theory yields few predictions concerning the effects of child-care costs without the imposition of strong and unverifiable assumptions. In a standard model of fertility and labor supply behavior, the key variables are the "net" wage rate (the gross wage rate less the cost of child care...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 257–261.
Published: 01 May 1972
... and in-migration rates lower. Labor seems quite sensitive to differential labor market conditions and would appear to flow toward markets where an economic advantage lies. One interesting interpretation of the negative association between in-migration and wages is that employment opportunities may expand more...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1475–1485.
Published: 25 June 2018
... evidence based on U.S. Census data indicates a slowdown in the rate of earnings assimilation. We find that the pace of immigrant wage convergence based on recent data may be understated in the literature as a result of the method used by the census to impute missing information on earnings, which does...
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Demography (1986) 23 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 February 1986
... was allowed to vary; only female wages were held constant. In any case, this decomposition only highlighted the importance of increases in female wage rates (real wages) in explaining the decline in fertility. Finally, my findings are neither "mid-course correction(s)" nor fundamentally contradictory. My...