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Time for Children: Trends in the Employment Patterns of Parents, 1967-2009
von Fox, Liana; Han, Wen-Jui; Ruhm, Christopher; Waldfogel, Jane
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 25-49
Referenzen: 17

...Using data from the 1967-2009 years of the March Current Population Surveys (CPS), we examine two important resources for children's well-being: time and money. We document trends in parental employme...

A Survey Experiment of Women's Attitudes About Intimate Partner Violence Against Women in Rural Bangladesh
von Yount, Kathryn M.; Halim, Nafisa; Schuler, Sidney Ruth; Head, Sara
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 333-357
Referenzen: 24

...According to the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) in poorer countries, 50 % of women of reproductive age report that wife hitting or beating is justified. Such high rates may result from structura...

The Contribution of Smoking to Black-White Differences in U.S. Mortality
von Ho, Jessica Y.; Elo, Irma T.
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 2, p. 545-568
Referenzen: 56

...Smoking has significantly impacted American mortality and remains a major cause of morbidity and mortality. No previous study has systematically examined the contribution of smoking-attributable death...

Maternal Education, Birth Weight, and Infant Mortality in the United States
von Gage, Timothy B.; Fang, Fu; O'Neill, Erin; DiRienzo, Greg
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 2, p. 615-635
Referenzen: 33

...This research determines whether the observed decline in infant mortality with socioeconomic level, operationalized as maternal education (dichotomized as college or more, versus high school or less),...

A Sibling Death in the Family: Common and Consequential
von Fletcher, Jason; Mailick, Marsha; Song, Jieun; Wolfe, Barbara
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 803-826
Referenzen: 39

...Although a large literature analyzes the determinants of child mortality and suggests policy and medical interventions aimed at its reduction, there is little existing analysis illuminating the conseq...

Investing in Children: Changes in Parental Spending on Children, 1972-2007
von Kornrich, Sabino; Furstenberg, Frank
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 1-23
Referenzen: 17

...Parental spending on children is often presumed to be one of the main ways that parents invest in children and a main reason why children from wealthier households are advantaged. Yet, although resear...

Does Culture Affect Divorce? Evidence From European Immigrants in the United States
von Furtado, Delia; Marcen, Miriam; Sevilla, Almudena
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1013-1038
Referenzen: 58

...This article explores the role of culture in determining divorce by examining country-of-origin differences in divorce rates of immigrants in the United States. Because childhood-arriving immigrants a...

Migration Selection, Protection, and Acculturation in Health: A Binational Perspective on Older Adults
von Riosmena, Fernando; Wong, Rebeca; Palloni, Alberto
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1039-1064
Referenzen: 66

...In this article, we test for four potential explanations of the Hispanic Health Paradox (HHP): the "salmon bias," emigration selection, and sociocultural protection originating in either destination o...

How Do Tougher Immigration Measures Affect Unauthorized Immigrants
von Amuedo-Dorantes, Catalina; Puttitanun, Thitima; Martinez-Donate, Ana P.
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1067-1091
Referenzen: 25

...The recent impetus of tougher immigration-related measures passed at the state level raises concerns about the impact of such measures on the migration experience, trajectory, and future plans of unau...

Comment: Building a Better Underclass
von Massey, Douglas S.
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1093-1095

...When it comes to studying unauthorized migration, there is no perfect data set. The fact that undocumented migrants are clandestine means they necessarily fall outside the reach of the usual statistic...

When Immigration Policies Affect Immigrants' Lives: Commentary
von Menjivar, Cecilia
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1097-1099

...I write this commentary on the day that a federal judge decided to green-light Section 2B, the 'show me your papers' provision, of Arizona's SB 1070, thus clearing the way for the most controversial p...

How Do Tougher Immigration Measures Affect Unauthorized Immigrants? Comment
von Orrenius, Pia M.
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1101-1103

...In 'How Do Tougher Immigration Measures Affect Unauthorized Immigrants?' Amuedo-Dorantes et al. make an important contribution to the growing literature on the effects of state-level policies targetin...

New Approaches to Human Mobility: Using Mobile Phones for Demographic Research
von Palmer, John R. B.; Espenshade, Thomas J.; Bartumeus, Frederic; Chung, Chang Y.; Ozgencil, Necati Ercan; Li, Kathleen
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1105-1128
Referenzen: 68

...This article explores new methods for gathering and analyzing spatially rich demographic data using mobile phones. It describes a pilot study (the Human Mobility Project) in which volunteers around th...

Skewed Sex Ratios in India: "Physician, Heal Thyself"
von Patel, Archana B.; Badhoniya, Neetu; Mamtani, Manju; Kulkarni, Hemant
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1129-1134
Referenzen: 11

...Sex selection, a gender discrimination of the worst kind, is highly prevalent across all strata of Indian society. Physicians have a crucial role in this practice and implementation of the Indian Gove...

Socioeconomic Differences in Multipartner Fertility Among Norwegian Men
von Lappegard, Trude; Ronsen, Marit
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 3, p. 1135-1153
Referenzen: 29

...This article analyzes male fertility, with a particular focus on multipartner fertility, for cohorts born 1955 to 1984 in Norway. We find that socioeconomically disadvantaged men have the lowest chanc...

Population Trends as a Counterweight to Central City Decline, 1950-2000
von Boustan, Leah; Shertzer, Allison
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 125-147
Referenzen: 39

...The share of metropolitan residents living in central cities declined dramatically from 1950 to 2000. We argue that cities would have lost even further ground if not for demographic trends such as ren...

Family Planning and Women's and Children's Health: Long-Term Consequences of an Outreach Program in Matlab, Bangladesh
von Joshi, Shareen; Schultz, T. Paul
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 149-180
Referenzen: 28

...We analyze the impact of an experimental maternal and child health and family planning program that was established in Matlab, Bangladesh, in 1977. Village data from 1974, 1982, and 1996 suggest that ...

The Association Between Individual Income and Remaining Life Expectancy at the Age of 65 in the Netherlands
von Kalwij, Adriaan S.; Alessie, Rob J. M.; Knoef, Marike G.
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 181-206
Referenzen: 31

...This article quantifies the association between individual income and remaining life expectancy at the statutory retirement age (65) in the Netherlands. For this purpose, we estimate a mortality risk ...

Adult Mortality From Sibling Survival Data: A Reappraisal of Selection Biases
von Masquelier, Bruno
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 207-228
Referenzen: 23

...Because of incomplete registration of deaths in most countries in sub-Saharan Africa, data on the survival of close relatives constitute the cornerstone of estimates of adult mortality. Since 1990, si...

Impact of Road Traffic Deaths on Expected Years of Life Lost and Reduction in Life Expectancy in Brazil
von Chandran, Aruna; Kahn, Geoffrey; Sousa, Tanara; Pechansky, Flavio; Bishai, David M.; Hyder, Adnan A.
In: Demography, 50 (2013), 1, p. 229-236
Referenzen: 8

...The road traffic crash burden is significant in Brazil; calculating years of life lost and life expectancy reduction quantifies the burden of road traffic deaths to enable prioritization of this issue...

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