The role of education and family background in marriage, childbearing, and labor market participation in Senegal

This article examines the role of education and family background on age at marriage, age at first birth, and age at labor market entry for young Senegalese women. We use a multiple-equation framework that allows us to account for the endogeneity that arises from the simultaneity of the four decisio...

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Volume: 64
Main Author: Marchetta, Francesca
Sahn, David E
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: CHICAGO University of Chicago Press 2016
UNIV CHICAGO PRESS
published in: Economic development and cultural change Vol. 64; no. 2; pp. 369 - 403
Data of publication: 2016
ISSN: 0013-0079
1539-2988
EISSN: 1539-2988
Discipline: Economics
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