Differences in fertility behavior and uncertainty: an economic theory of the minority status hypothesis

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 consider t...

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Volume: 26
Main Author: Bastien Chabé-Ferret
Paolo Melindi Ghidi
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer 01.07.2013
Springer-Verlag
SPRINGER
published in: Journal of population economics Vol. 26; no. 3; pp. 887 - 905
ORCID: 0000-0003-1365-7442
Data of publication: 20130701
ISSN: 0933-1433
1432-1475
EISSN: 1432-1475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
D81
J13
J15
Online Access: Fulltext
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