Fertility effects of child benefits

We exploit the 1996 reform of the German child benefit program to identify the causal effect of heterogeneous child benefits on fertility. While generally the reform increased child benefits, the exact amount of the increase varied by household income and the number of children. We use these heterog...

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Volume: 30
Main Author: Riphahn, Regina T
Wiynck, Frederik
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 01.10.2017
SPRINGER
Springer
published in: Journal of population economics Vol. 30; no. 4; pp. 1135 - 1184
Data of publication: 20171000
ISSN: 0933-1433
1432-1475
EISSN: 1432-1475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
C54
J13
I38
Online Access: Fulltext
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