Older siblings and adolescent risky behavior: does parenting play a role?

Children with older siblings are more likely to engage in risky behavior than their firstborn counterparts. Although the relationship between birth order and risky behavior may reflect the influence of older siblings, it is also possible that parents supervise later-born children less than firstborn...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Susan L. Averett
Laura M. Argys
Daniel I. Rees
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer 01.07.2011
Springer-Verlag
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published in: Journal of population economics Vol. 24; no. 3; pp. 957 - 978
Data of publication: 20110701
ISSN: 0933-1433
1432-1475
EISSN: 1432-1475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J12
I12
J13
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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