Offline effects of online connecting: the impact of broadband diffusion on teen fertility decisions

Broadband (high-speed) internet access expanded rapidly from 1999 to 2007 and is associated with higher economic growth and labor market activity. In this paper, we examine whether the rollout also affected the social connections that teens make. Specifically, we look at the relationship between inc...

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Volume: 30
Main Author: Guldi, Melanie
Herbst, Chris M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 01.01.2017
SPRINGER
Springer
published in: Journal of population economics Vol. 30; no. 1; pp. 69 - 91
Data of publication: 20170100
ISSN: 0933-1433
1432-1475
EISSN: 1432-1475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J18
J13
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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