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The Impact of Education, Income, and Mortality on Fertility in Jamaica

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  • Handa, Sudhanshu
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 28 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 1 (January)
    Pages: 173-186

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:28:y:2000:i:1:p:173-186

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    1. Handa, Sudhanshu, 1996. "Expenditure behavior and children's welfare: An analysis of female headed households in Jamaica," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 50(1), pages 165-187, June.
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    1. Frini, Olfa & Muller, Christophe, 2012. "Demographic transition, education and economic growth in Tunisia," Economic Systems, Elsevier, vol. 36(3), pages 351-371.
    2. Jaime Vallés Giménez & Anabel Zárate Marco, 2005. "La influencia de la deducción por descendientes en el tamaño de la familia. Un ejercicio con microdatos para España," Hacienda Pública Española, IEF, vol. 175(4), pages 61-101, december.
    3. Naeem Ur Rehman, Khattak & Khan, Jangraiz & Tariq, Muhammad & Naeem, Muhammad & Tasleem, Sajjad, 2011. "The Impact of Education on Total Fertility Rate in Pakistan (1981-2008)," MPRA Paper 56010, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 2011.
    4. Mina Baliamoune-Lutz, 2007. "Gender Inequality and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa and Arab Countries," ICER Working Papers 25-2007, ICER - International Centre for Economic Research.
    5. Jaime Vallés Giménez & Anabel Zárate Marco, . "Influyen las ayudas públicas por descendientes la fecundidad?. Un estudio para España por tramos de edad," Studies on the Spanish Economy 148, FEDEA.

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