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Fertility transition in Zimbabwe: determinants of contraceptive use and method choice
von Guilkey, D K; Jayne, S
In: Population Studies, 51 (1997), 2, p. 173-89 : table refs
Zitiert von: 3

...Uses a structural equations model that controls for both supply and demand factors that can influence the choice. The data set used is the 1989 Zimbabwe Demographic and Health Survey. Among the policy...

The effects of fertility intentions and access to services on contraceptive use in Tunisia
von Cochrane, S H; Guilkey, D K
In: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 43 (1995), 4, p. 779-804 : table refs
Zitiert von: 1

...Presents information on the demographic transition and the role of the family planning program in Tunisia. Discusses an overview of the structural model that guides the empirical research and presents...

Logistic regression multivariate life tables: a communicable approach
von Guilkey, D K; Rindfuss, R R
In: Sociological Methods and Research, 16 (1987), Nov 87, p. 276-300
Zitiert von: 3

...Discusses the use of logistic regression to estimate a discrete time hazard model. Presents the derivation of linkage between the results of the estimation of the logistic regression equations and the...

Infant feeding patterns and the marketing of infant foods in the Philippines
von Guilkey, D K; Stewart, J F
In: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 43 (1995), 2, p. 369-99

...Considers the overall issue of feeding patterns and examines it in a longitudinal framework covering the first 6 months of the infant's life; also considers marketing effects on the duration of breast...

Estimating the health impact of industry infant food marketing practices in the Philippines
von Stewart, J F; Guilkey, D K
In: Journal of Development Studies, 36 (2000), 3, p. 50-77

...The decline in the prevalence and duration of breast-feeding in less developed countries and the accompanying increase in bottle feeding is a concern. Philippine mothers' feeding decisions and infanti...

Binary outcomes and endogenous explanatory variables: tests and solutions with an application to the demand for contraceptive use in Tunisia
von Bollen, K A; Guilkey, D K; Mroz, T A
In: Demography, 32 (1995), 1, p. 111-31
Zitiert von: 18

...Describes a simple analytic framework for estimating the effects of explanatory variables on discrete outcomes, which controls for the potential endogeneity of explanatory variables. Also discusses te...

Infant health and the labor supply of mothers
von Blau, D M; Guilkey, D K; Popkin, B M
In: Journal of Human Resources, 31 (1996), 1, p. 90-139
Zitiert von: 1

...This analysis of detailed longitudinal data shows little evidence that maternal labor supply has a direct, causal effect on child health after accounting for the endogeneity of the mother's labor supp...

The duration of breast-feeding: how is it affected by biological, sociodemographic, health sector, and food industry factors?
von Adair, L S; Popkin, B M; Guilkey, D K
In: Demography, 30 (1993), 1, p. 63-80 table
Zitiert von: 3

...Explores the duration of full and partial breast-feeding in more than 2,600 infants. Finds food industry and health sector practices, the mother's perception of being pregnant, infant fatness, and a s...

EXPLAINING DIFFERENCES IN ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE AMONG RACIAL AND ETHNIC GROUPS IN THE USA: THE DATA EXAMINED
von DARITY, W. JR.; GUILKEY, D.K.; WINFREY, W.
In: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY, 55 (1996), 4, p. 411-426
Zitiert von: 4

...BY UTILIZING SELF-REPORTED RACE AND ANCESTRY IN THE 1980 AND 1990 USA CENSUSES AND THE BLINDER-OAXACA DECOMPOSITION TECHNIQUE, THE EXTENT OF WAGE DISCRIMINATION EXPERIENCED BY WOMEN AND BY MEN IS EXAM...

Community and contraceptive choice in rural Thailand: a case study of Nang Rong
von Entwisle, B; Rindfuss, R R; Guilkey, D K; Chamratrithirong, A
In: Demography, 33 (1996), 1, p. 1-11 : map table refs
Zitiert von: 11

...Blends quantitative with qualitative data to develop an explanation of method dominance within villages, coupled with marked differences between villages in the popularity of particular methods. The q...

Changes in breast-feeding in the Philippines, 1973-1983
von Guilkey, D K; Flieger, W; Popkin, B M; Akin, J S
In: Social Science and Medicine, 31 (1990), 1990, p. 1365-75

...Presents the data and a descriptive analysis of changes from 1973 to 1983 in the demographic, social, and economic composition of the Philippine population as well as of changes in breastfeeding patte...

The impact of population policies: comment
von Knowles, J C; Akin, J S; Guilkey, D K
In: Population and Development Review, 20 (1994), 3, p. 611-30 table
Zitiert von: 1

...Comments on a recent article in this journal which concludes that variations in fertility desires account for most of the variation in fertility rates across countries, and that access to contraceptio...

Adolescent contraceptive method choices
von Kahn, J R; Rindfuss, R R; Guilkey, D K
In: Demography, 27 (1990), Aug 90, p. 323-35
Zitiert von: 2

...By using data from the 1982 National Survey of Family Growth, examines factors that differentiate users of various methods early in the sexual careers of teenaged women. Finds that patterns of method ...

Quality of services and demand for health care in Nigeria: a multinomial probit estimation
von Akin, J S; Guilkey, D K; Denton, E H
In: Social Science and Medicine, 40 (1995), 11, p. 1527-37 : table refs
Zitiert von: 2

...Attempts to empirically answer 3 important policy questions: Would price (fee) increases for health care lead to large reductions of care usage or to shifts across types of care used? Would price incr...

The initiation of adolescent sexual and contraceptive behavior during changing times
von Cooksey, E C; Rindfuss, R R; Guilkey, D K
In: Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 37 (1996), 1, p. 59-74 : table refs
Zitiert von: 9

...Examines changes between 1978 and 1988. Finds that overall population patterns of earlier initiation of sexual intercourse and increased use of condoms at first intercourse are not found in all segmen...

Accessibility, quality of care and prenatal care use in the Philippines
von Wong, E L; Guilkey, D K; Popkin, B M; Akin, J S
In: Social Science and Medicine, 24 (1987), 1987, p. 927-44
Zitiert von: 5

...Examines the patterns and determinants of prenatal care in the Philippines through the use of a randomly selected sample of 3000 rural and urban women. Found a large number of policy factors influence...

Child spacing in the Philippines: the effect of current characteristics and rural development
von Guilkey, D K; Akin, J S; Popkin, B M; Rindfuss, R R; Paqueo, V
In: Population Studies, 42 (1988), Jul 88, p. 259-73

...Examines the effects of characteristics current at the beginning of the birth interval on the time elapsing before the next birth. The child spacing process is viewed as affected by time varying and f...

Price elasticities of demand for curative health care with control for sample selectivity on endogenous illness: an analysis for Sri Lanka
von Akin, J S; Guilkey, D K; Hutchinson, P L; McIntosh, M T
In: Health Economics, 7 (1998), 6, p. 509-31
Zitiert von: 3

...Estimation of demand for health care with samples of only the ill may bias estimates. Additionally, the lack of exogenous information, especially distance, about the alternative care providers causes ...

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