The effect of culture on the fertility decisions of immigrant women in the United States

This paper examines whether culture plays a role in the number of children born. We use data on immigrant women who arrived in the United States when younger than age six. Since all these women grew up under the same laws, institutions, and economic conditions, then the differences between them by c...

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Volume: 70
Main Author: Marcén, Miriam
Molina, José Alberto
Morales, Marina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.04.2018
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
published in: Economic modelling Vol. 70; pp. 15 - 28
ORCID: 0000-0001-9957-6613
Data of publication: April 2018
ISSN: 0264-9993
1873-6122
EISSN: 1873-6122
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J13
Z13
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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