Showing 1 - 10 of 23
I analyze the interplay between culture and economic incentives in decision-making. To this end, I study birth timing decisions of second generation migrant women to France and the US. Only the probability to have three or more children increases with the home country fertility norm, whereas the...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10011543957
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10012140273
This paper studies how return migration intentions affect immigrants' behavior. Using a unique French data set, we analyze the relationship between return plans and several immigrants' behavior in the host and origin countries addressing the potential endogeneity between return plans and...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10011525042
We study the effect of residential segregation on fertility for the socially excluded and marginalized Roma ethnic minority. Using original survey data we collected in Serbia, we investigate whether fertility differs between ethnically homogeneous and mixed neighbor- hoods. Our results show that...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10011744641
This Master thesis starts by reviewing a wide strand of the literature about the linkage between growth and inequality. It then proposes an overlapping generation model with altruistic agents that are heterogeneous in ability and initial wealth. They go through a two-stage education process,...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10009475907
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10011886713
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010106002
We revisit the question of why fertility behaviors and educational decisions appear to vary systematically across ethnic groups. We assess the possibility that differences in fertility across groups remain even though their socio-economic characteristics are similar. More specifically, we...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010845521
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10009738866
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10008826731