The effect of opposite sex siblings on cognitive and noncognitive skills in early childhood

We investigate the effect of having opposite sex siblings on cognitive and noncognitive skills of children in the United States at the onset of formal education. Our identification strategy rests on the assumption that, conditional on covariates, the sibling sex composition of the two firstborn chil...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Cyron, Laura
Schwerdt, Guido
Viarengo, Martina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 11.11.2017
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 24; no. 19; pp. 1369 - 1373
Data of publication: 11/11/2017
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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