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the causal effect of family size on completed educational attainment, fertility, and earnings. For the purposes of this … the causal effect of family size on completed educational attainment, fertility, and earnings. For the purposes of this … from one subsample suggest that first-born girls from large families marry sooner. -- fertility ; quantity-quality trade …
the causal effect of family size on completed educational attainment, fertility, and earnings. For the purposes of this …
We study the relationship between education and fertility, exploiting compulsory schooling reforms in Europe as source …
This paper examines empirically whether midwifes, as an integral part of the health and family planning programs in Indonesia, are effective in advising young women to delay their first birth and also influence the decision on post-primary school attendance. Using the Indonesian Family Life...
This paper analyzes household fertility and child occupation decisions in a risky environment. Fertility decisions are … made fi?rst, when only the distribution of shocks is known. When shocks are realized and fertility is ?xed, parents adapt … by allocating children?s occupations, i.e. school, paid work and domestic chores. Fertility is decreasing with the shock …
Decisions concerning marriage, fertility, participation, and the education of children are explained using a two … fertility and female labour market participation, negative until the mid-1970s, has turned positive where developed, but not …
declines in fertility of about 17%. Household data from 1996 confirm that this decline in surviving fertility persisted for … Bangladesh have many dimensions extending well beyond fertility reduction, which do not appear to dissipate after two decades. …
fertility due to son preferences. Under son preferences, childbearing and fertility timing are determined conditional on the … households. However, sibling size has adverse effects on per-child investment in education, in particular when fertility is high. …