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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 359–392.
Published: 02 December 2011
...Deon Filmer; Kinnon Scott Abstract The use of asset indices in welfare analysis and poverty targeting is increasing, especially in cases in which data on expenditures are unavailable or hard to collect. We compare alternative approaches to welfare measurement. Our analysis shows that inferences...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 367–380.
Published: 01 August 1985
... of families for which child support enforcement policies may have the great est impact are identified. Overall, the results indicate that receipt of child support has a modest impact on reducing welfare dependency. However, the results also indicate that if child support obligations can be established...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 151–170.
Published: 01 February 2003
...’ welfare receipt over the first 15 years of childhood. Cross-sectional results show that greater exposure to welfare is significantly associated with children’s poorer educational attainment. Family fixed-effect regressions also indicate a negative effect of exposure to welfare, but its overall pattern...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 548–565.
Published: 01 June 1966
..., escolaridad, nivel de educación e ingreso. También se revisan las implicaciones humanas, socialee y poluícae. Welfare Indicator Twelfth Grade White Infant Nonwhite Population Live Birtha References 1 Evening Star (Washington, D.C.), May 22, 1963. 4 “Moynihan Report Criticized...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 213–236.
Published: 01 May 2004
... on marriages and divorces during 1989–2000 to examine the role of welfare reform (state waivers and implementation of Temporary Assistance to Needy Families) and other state-level variables on flows into and out of marriage. The results indicate that welfare reform has led to fewer new divorces and fewer new...
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Demography (2002) 39 (4): 617–637.
Published: 01 November 2002
... of local labor market conditions to the explanation of relative declines in immigrants’ receipt of welfare from 1994 to 2000. The results of a series of models that included labor market-area and state fixed effects indicate that employment and unemployment rates across metropolitan statistical areas...
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Demography (1991) 28 (1): 133–157.
Published: 01 February 1991
... indicator of attainment (see Behrman, Hrubek, Taubman, and Wales 1980; Behrman and Taubman 1985; Corcoran and Datcher 1981; Kiker and Condon 1981). Several more specialized studies employ specific indicators of behavior or performance, such as whether the children are dependent on welfare as young adults...
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Demography (1999) 36 (1): 111–120.
Published: 01 February 1999
... aged 15 and older. These studies indicate that as the unit of analy- sis or presentation becomes smaller-as it goes from the household, to the family, to the individual-the degree to which immigrants' welfare receipt exceeds natives' receipt becomes smaller or disappears. Unlike the case of poverty...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 259–278.
Published: 01 August 1998
... recipients ofAFDC. An even more surprising finding is the large number ofmarried women on welfare. We also report the results of a telephone survey of state AFDC agencies conducted to determine state rules governing cohabitation and marriage. The survey results indicate that, in a number ofrespects, AFDC...
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Demography (2017) 54 (1): 201–229.
Published: 04 January 2017
..., and social welfare assistance. The persistence of these relationships within families indicates that experiences related to the timing of childhood immigration have causal effects on later-life outcomes. These age-at-arrival effects are considerably stronger among children who arrive from geographically...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 701–720.
Published: 23 February 2017
... health. Using important socioeconomic indicators, we develop a novel method to adjust country-specific reported infant mortality figures. We conclude that an augmented measure of mortality that includes both infant and late fetal deaths should be considered when assessing levels of social welfare...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 188–203.
Published: 01 March 1966
...Reynolds Farley Abstract Crude birth rates for the Negro population of the United States indicate that fertility declined while Negroes remained in the South and them climbed in the last twenty-five years as Negroes became urbanized. Cohort rates show more precisely the effects of the Depression...
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Published: 02 December 2011
Fig. 4 Differences in fertility and child mortality quintile using various welfare measures. Symbols indicate the poorest quintile. Each marking shows the predicted gap from the previous quintile after controlling for dummy variables for women’s age More
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Published: 02 December 2011
Fig. 6 Differences in urban location and in household size by quintile using various welfare measures. Symbols indicate the poorest quintile. Each marking shows the predicted gap from the previous quintile. PNG refers to Papua New Guinea More
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Published: 02 December 2011
Fig. 7 Differences in female headship and the dependency ratio by quintile using various welfare measures. Symbols indicate the poorest quintile. Each marking shows the predicted gap from the previous quintile. PNG refers to Papua New Guinea More
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Published: 02 December 2011
Fig. 1 Differences in education outcomes by quintile using various welfare measures. Symbols indicate the poorest quintile. Each marking shows the predicted gap from the previous quintile after controlling for dummy variables for age and gender. PNG refers to Papua New Guinea More
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 603–615.
Published: 01 November 1972
...., and Earl E. Huyck. 1966. Mortality of White and Nonwhite Infants in Major U. S. Cities. U. S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare: Health, Education, and Welfare Indicators (January): 23–41. Jiobu , Robert M. ( 1972 ). City characteristics, differential stratification...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 151–159.
Published: 01 May 1969
... in divorce and family disruption. Health, Education, and Welfare Indicators, August. Christensen Harold T. ( 1963 ). Child spacing analysis via reeord linkage: new data plus a summing up from earlier reports . Marriage and Family Living , 25 , 272 – 280 . 10.2307/349070 Lefcowitz, Myron J...
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Published: 02 December 2011
Fig. 2 Differences in child medical provider usage by quintile using various welfare measures. Symbols indicate the poorest quintile. Each marking shows the predicted gap from the previous quintile after controlling for dummy variables for age and gender. PNG refers to Papua New Guinea More
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Published: 02 December 2011
Fig. 3 Differences in adult medical provider usage by quintile using various welfare measures. Symbols indicate the poorest quintile. Each marking shows the predicted gap from the previous quintile after controlling for dummy variables for age and gender. PNG refers to Papua New Guinea More