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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 671–694.
Published: 01 November 2009
... both within and across generations. Meaningful relationships between early-life health and educational attainment raise important questions about how health may influence educational success in young adulthood and beyond, as well as for whom its influence is strongest. Using data from the National...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 695–715.
Published: 01 November 2009
... 2009 Educational Attainment Ordinary Little Square High School Graduation Adolescent Health Ordinary Little Square Estimate References Adair L.S. , & Gordon-Larsen P. ( 2001 ). Maturational Timing and Overweight Prevalence in US Adolescent Girls . American Journal...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 February 2003
...James M. Raymo Abstract I use data from a large nationally representative survey to examine the relationship between women’s educational attainment and the timing of first marriage in Japan. The results indicate that later marriage for highly educated women primarily reflects longer enrollment...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 337–348.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Emily Rosenbaum; Samantha Friedman Abstract In this paper we use a data set created especially for New York City to evaluate whether the locational attainment of households with children, as indicated by the context of the neighborhoods in which they live, varies by their immigrant status...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 February 2002
... and 1990, these results stress the continuing significance of ethnicity as a fundamental factor that conditions status attainment opportunities in China. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2002 2002 Ethnic Disparity Minority Ethnic Group Minority Area Educational Disparity...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 185–194.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Lucia A. Nixon; Michael D. Robinson Abstract To test for the presence of role model effects of female high school faculty and professional staff on young women in high school, we estimate several models of educational attainment for young women using data from the National Longitudinal Survey...
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Demography (1995) 32 (2): 249–260.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Pedro M. Hernandez; Andrea H. Beller; John W. Graham Abstract We examine changes over the 1980s in the effect of child support payments on the educational attainment of children age 16 to 19 in the United States, and why child support has a stronger impact than other sources of income. We use 1979...
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Demography (1991) 28 (3): 431–453.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Hawley and Vincent Rock (pp. 23 – 91 ). New York : Sage . Demography, Vol. 28, No.3, August 1991 Variations on Two Themes: Racial and Ethnic Patterns in the Attainment of Suburban Residence* Richard D. Alba John R. Logan Department of Sociology State University of New York at Albany Albany, NY...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 467–473.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Pamela J. Smock Abstract Using data from the National Survey of Families and Households, this article illustrates the role of educational attainment in the remarriage patterns of black and white women. For whites, remarriage propensities do not differ significantly by schooling level. For blacks...
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Demography (1988) 25 (2): 221–234.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Sheila Fitzgerald Krein; Andrea H. Beller Abstract This article examines the effect of living in a single-parent family on educational attainment by gender and race. According to household production theory, the reduction in parental resources for human capital investment in children living...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 108–125.
Published: 01 March 1967
... universitaria. Marital Status Educational Attainment Elementary Schooling High School Graduate Marriage Partner References 3 Hugh Carter, Sarah Lewit, and William F. Pratt, “Socioeconomic Characteristics of Persons Who Married between January 1947 and July 1954,” United States, Vital...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 135–142.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Gordon F. Sutton; Gooloo S. Wunderlich Summary Marital fertility rates by educational attainment of mother are estimated for the United States for 1963. These calculations are based upon information collected in a probability sample survey of women having births in 1963 and are prepared by relating...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1221–1250.
Published: 26 July 2017
...Jeremy Pais Abstract Advances in mediation analysis are used to examine the legacy effects of racial residential segregation in the United States on neighborhood attainments across two familial generations. The legacy effects of segregation are anticipated to operate through two primary pathways...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 459–484.
Published: 15 February 2018
... these couples reside. This finding highlights that the racial hierarchy within the United States affects the residential mobility and attainment of black-white couples, but its influence is conditioned by the race and gender composition of these couples. The aforementioned theories of residential...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 643–668.
Published: 21 March 2018
... the welfare of women, men, and children through human capital formation. Particularly important is the evidence that delaying pregnancy among young women may contribute to higher school attainment, which might translate into better human capital outcomes for their children (Schultz 2007 ). 1 The concern...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 75–109.
Published: 01 February 2021
... research. Our findings contribute to growing research stressing the causal influence of familial educational attainment on population health. Copyright © 2021 The Authors 2021 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Cognition...
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Published: 21 March 2018
Fig. 3 Early childbearing effect on grade attainment. Beta coefficient corresponds to the average marginal effect of the IV probit models. Models include individual, household, and community control variables described in the Empirical Strategy section More
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Published: 01 February 2021
Fig. 1 Educational attainment of the children of Mexicans aged 50+. Average years of schooling by cohort are calculated for all children and highest-educated children, respectively. Quadratic fitted lines are drawn separately for children born before 1979 and in 1979 or later. More
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2045–2070.
Published: 15 October 2018
... by educational attainment groups, and (2) the inequality in age-at-death distributions within and across those groups for the period between 1960 and 2015 in Spain. Our findings suggest that life expectancy has been increasing for all education groups but particularly among the highly educated. We observe...
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Demography (2019) 56 (2): 525–548.
Published: 16 January 2019
...-varying methods for causal inference to test the independent effects of different types of changes in household composition on educational attainment. Experiencing changes involving nonparent, nonsibling household members has a significant negative effect on educational attainment that is similar...
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